Xaver Xylophon



Xaver Xylophon Böhm is a freelance artist and filmmaker. He studied Visual Communication and Interactive Media & Moving Image at the London College of Communication and at the Kunsthochschule Berlin Weißensee. His award winning animation short film „Roadtrip“ (2014) was shown on more than 100 international festivals and was nominated for the First Steps Award and German Short Film Award. Xaver has worked for the New York Times, the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC, UK) and made music videos for many artists.
He lives and works in Berlin, currently he is developing a short film titled "Down Down Down (WT)" and his debut feature "Doch Wir Lächeln Zurück (WT)".


Filmography

2016„Hula Nights“, Short film (Director; Screenplay & Music with Larissa Blau & Pepe Belmonte)

2014 „Roadtrip“, Animation short film (Director and Music; Screenplay with Ariana Berndl)

2011„Bei Ebbe“, Animation short film (Screenplay and Director))

„For Hire! – Bangalore Rickshaw, Animation short film (Screenplay and Director)

2007„Kurzschluss“, Stop Motion short film (Screenplay, Music, Director; collaboration with Miriam Frank & Georg Utz)