“Watching the Ball” is an episode film, where the single episodes alternate in the rhythm of the final match of the Football world championship 2010. Every episode is animated and directed by another artist.

Ten animation film makers from 5 countries trace the unification of cultural diversity back to local stories in an animated film, showing a global phenomena from different angles..

“Watching the Ball” is a Co-production of Power Toons Cologne and Projector 23 Berlin

Power Toons  Projector 23



and was supported by: European Cultural Foundation, Nipkow Programm, DEFA-Stiftung, Filmfest Dresden, Goetheinstitute Belgrade, Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, Stadt Köln, art’otel Cologne