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Mord in der Manege ("Murder in the Arena") is a 2018 mystery brickfilm by Alexander & Thomas Leitner and Andreas & Michael Bitzan. It follows Detective Wolff, who arrives at a circus to investigate the mysterious death of a clown.[1] It was created for Steinerei 2018, where it won one of the three prize categories.[2]



  • Michael "Atapatata" Lips as Detective Wolff
  • Matthias Hofer as Mystic
  • Martin Lange as Ivan



Year Competition Category Result
2018 Steinerei Brickfilmer Prize Won
Audience Prize Second place
Cine Brick Main competition Won
Brickfilmer's Guild Film Festival Best Brickfilm of Festival Nominated
Best Story and Screen Play Won
Best Cinematography Nominated
Best Animation Nominated
Best Digital Effects (CGI) Nominated
Best Voice Acting Nominated
BFG Member's Choice Nominated
Brickstars Top 10 (International) Fourth place
2019 Bewertungsliste Klubmeisterschaft FVK Main category Gold medal[3]
Landesmeistertitel in Völkermarkt Main category Silver medal
Sonderpreis für eine bemerkenswerte Idee ("Special prize for a remarkable idea") Won[4]