04 Aug.

9andahalf's Goodbye

in the Alps

On the 6th August our little Hamster will be guest at the 29th ALPINALE short film festival in Nenzing, Austria. 

09 Jul.

Goose trouble

goes to Irland

The unfailing goose will be screened at the famliy program of the Irish Film Institute, from 17.-20. July, in Dublin.

03 Jun.

Goose trouble

at the Int. Kurzfilmfestival Mo & Friese in Hamburg

Our children's short film GOOSE TROUBLE will be shown this week at the Int. Kinderkurzfilmfestival in Hamburg:

Do 5.6. | 10 Uhr | Zeise Kinos 
Fr 6.6. | 16.30 Uhr | 3001 Kino 
Sa 7.6. | 11 Uhr | Zeise Kinos 
Mo 9.6. | 11 Uhr | Zeise Kinos

02 Jun.

The Message in the bottle

script funding

Our feature film "The message in the bottle", after the book of the German author Klaus Kordon, got script funding from the Kuratorium junger deutscher Film.



20 Apr.

Spring time for the goose

On it's way on 3 continents...

In April & May TARAPATY/ GOOSE TROUBLE is guest at the follwing film festivals:

Toronto Int. Children's Film Festival 8.- 21. April
Int. Frauenfilmfestival Köln/ Dortmund 8.-13. April
Grenzlandfilmtage Selb 24.-27. April
Indie Lisboa Film Festival 24. April-4. Mai
REDCAT Film Festival Los Angeles 26./27.April & 4./5.Mai & 11./12.Mai
BIG EYES, BIG MINDS Singapur Int. Children's Film Festival 31.Mai-1. Juni

A LITLLE SUICIDE is shown at "Little big shots" Melbourne's Int. Film Festival for Kids in Australia.

22 Jan.


in Seattle, Paris & Bayreuth

Our little goose is this month guest at the Int. Children's Film Festival Seattle and Los Anleges. From 29th January - 11th February the film is travelling  to Paris - Ciné Junior Filmfestival and will be on the 9th Februar at the kontrast Filmfestival in Bayreuth.

14 Nov.


... goes wild wild west, north and south

Noch bis zum 17. November ist der Film derzeit zu Gast beim CINANIMA Festival Internacional de Cinema de Animacao in Espinho/ Portugal.

Fast gleichzeitg, vom 14.-17. November, wird er am anderen Ende der Welt gezeigt: Beim ADELAIDE KIDS Film Festival in Australien. 

Gleich danach geht's weiter nach Finnland: zum OULU Internatinal Children's and Youth Film Festival, 18.-24. November, wo der Film unter dem Titel HANHEN HUOLI gezeigt wird.