Frankfurt am Main | 14 – 22 October 2023

Three Trees Don't Make a Forest

Short Film Germany 2023
By Leonhard Hofmann
In the heat of Berlin, two people carry a kitchen countertop from a middle-class residential neighborhood to the outskirts of the city.

This film will be screened as part of our short film competition on Saturday 14 October at 7.30pm and Wednesday 18 October at 2pm.


Film Info


Three Trees Don't Make a Forest
Original title
Drei Bäume sind kein Wald
Short Film Social Issue
Release Date
  • Germany
Spoken language
  • German
  • English
10 Minutes
Color Format
  • Colour
Sound Format
  • Stereo


  • Leonhard Hofmann
  • Producers
  • Leonhard Hofmann
  • Lisa Backsch
  • Crew
  • Robin Angst (Cinematographer)
  • Leonhard Hofmann (Editor)
  • Cast

  • (Supporting Actor - Charlie Parker Dembny)
  • (Supporting Actor - Ruth Kennecke)
  • Director

    • Leonhard Hofmann

      Leonhard Hofmann is an independent Filmmaker based in Berlin, Germany. His works have been screened at well-known film festivals worldwide (Int. Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Palm Springs ShortFest, Thessaloniki Documentary Festival, and more). He is currently completing his master's degree in directing at the Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf.

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