The Sausage Run


Director: Thomas Stellmach
Writer: Paul Driessen, Thomas Stellmach,
Animation: Nancy Bens, Kris Van Alphen
Music: Beo Brockhausen
Producers: Thomas Stellmach, Ignace Collin
Country of production: Germany
Runtime: 10 min
Production Year: 2021


The 10-minute animated film The Sausage Run

tells the tragic story of a little lamb and is loosely based on the well-known Grimm fairy tale "Little Red Riding Hood."


Thomas Stellmach

Thomas Stellmach (*1965) is an animation director, producer, writer and creator of short films. Among the international awards for his independent productions, he received the Academy Award (Oscar®) for the stop-motion film QUEST in 1997. He studied animation at the Academy of Arts in Kassel. After that he founded the animation studio "Lichthof – Film & Animation" in Kassel and produced for television and advertising. In 2009 Stellmach left the company to focus his work on artistic animation. His productions include stop-motion, 2D/3D animation, pixilation, experimental animation and stereoscopic. He conducts animation workshops and is the presenter of his Trickfilm-Show.