Ruben Brandt, Collector (Ruben Brandt, a gyűjtő)

(2018, animation, HD, color, 94 minutes)

Ruben Brandt, a famous psychotherapist, is forced to steal 13 paintings from world-renowned museums and private collections to prevent his suffering from terrible nightmares. Accompanied by four of his patients, he and his gang of thieves strike regularly and with great success: The Louvre, Tate, Uffizi, Hermitage, MoMA.

’The Collector' quickly becomes the most wanted criminal. Gangsters and headhunters chase him around the world while the reward for his capture keeps rising, approaching a hundred million dollars. A carter of insurance companies entrusts Mike Kowalski, a private detective and leading art theft expert, to solve the case.

Actors

Ruben Brandt
Kowalski

Awards

Bucharest Anim'est - 2018

Best Feature Film

Seville Film Festival - 2018

Best Screenplay

CICAE Prize for Best First Film

ASECAN Prize for Best Feature Film

Trieste Film Festival - 2019

Sky Arte Special Prize

Brussels ANIMA - 2019

BeTV Award for Best Animated Feature

Hungarian Film Awards - 2019

Best Animation

Zagreb Animafest - 2019

Grand Prix

Poznań Animator - 2019

Audience Award

Festivals

Locarno International Film Festival - 2018

Sarajevo Film Festival - 2018

Haifa International Film Festival - 2018

Copenhagen CPH:PIX - 2018

Vancouver International Film Festival - 2018

Chicago International Film Festival - 2018

Warsaw International Film Festival - 2018

(in competition)

Luxembourg CinÉast - 2018

Mumbai International Film Festival - 2018

Adana International Film Festival - 2018

Animation is Film Festival - 2018

Ankara Festival on Wheels - 2018

Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival - 2018

Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival - 2018

Göteborg International Film Festival - 2019

(in competition)

Tromso International Film Festival - 2019

Victoria Independent Film & Video Festival - 2019

Dublin International Film Festival - 2019

British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA)

Hong Kong International Film Festival - 2019

Trebon Anifilm - 2019

(in competition)

Stuttgart Trickfilm - 2019

(in competition)

Beijing International Film Festival - 2019

Jeonju International Film Festival - 2019

Buenos Aires BAFICI - 2019

Belgrade International Film Festival - 2019

Amsterdam Imagine Film Festival - 2019

(in competition)

Bydgoszcz - Animocje International Animated Film Festival - 2019

Costa Rica International Film Festival - 2019

BLON Animation and Games Festival - 2019

Copenhagen VOID International Animation Film Festival - 2019

Monstra Lisbon Animation Festival - 2019

(in competition)

Cluj-Napoca Transilvania - 2019

Edinburgh International Film Festival - 2019

Madrid - Filmadrid - 2019

(in competition)

Poznań Animator - 2019

(in competition)

Auckland-Wellington New Zealand IFF - 2019

Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival - 2019

(in competition)

Peja Animation Film Festival - 2019

(in competition)

Whistler Film Festival - 2019

Palic International Film Festival - 2019

Rio de Janeiro, Săo Paulo ANIMA MUNDI - 2019

(in competition)

Baden Fantoche - 2019

Cacak ANIMANIMA - 2019

Helsinki Love & Anarchy International Film Festival - 2019

Vienna /slash Film Festival - 2019

National premiere:
15/11/2018

World premiere:
08/2018