SHORT Film 13+ PROGRAM 3

COMPETITION SHORT FILM 13+ PROGRAM 3 | 13+

PROGRAM 3 | Recommended from age 13

SCREENINGS

MON, 23.9. | 11 am | Kino im Hafen 2
Guest: Director of “Il prezzo del biglietto” Mariama Balde
TUE, 24.9. | 9 am | CineStar Metropolis
Guest: Director of “Il prezzo del biglietto” Mariama Balde

With english subtitles and German voice-over.

All FILMS AS GERMAN PREMIERE

Suitable from age 12. Recommended from age 13.

FUCK LES GARS | SCREW THE BOYS
CA 2018. D: Anthony Coveney. 8 min. Fiction. French OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over
Anaïs, 6th grade, is pissed off: Her boyfriend breaks up with her, she has to listen to stupid macho comments and she is also out of the basketball group. Screw the boys!

In collaboration with the Embassy of Canada, Berlin

DIRECTOR
Anthony Coveney (*1994, Longueuil) is a young filmmaker from Montréal. He studied film at UQAM from 2016 to 2019 and realised several short film projects during this time. His main interests are directing and set design.

Filmography
2018 FUCK LES GARS (short)| 2018 UZEMI (short)

NOLAI TANBUR | THE CRYING OF TANBUR
TJ 2018. D: Anisa Sabiri. 25 min. Fiction. Russ. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over
Hafiz lives in Tajikistan during the civil war. While his family is waiting for his father’s return, Hafiz tries to hide his hunger, his own fears and an important message from them.

DIRECTOR
Anisa Sabiri (*1991 in Duschanbe, Tajikistan) obtained an officer’s degree at the Moscow University of the Ministry of the Interior before working as a tourist guide. During this time she devoted herself intensively to literature and photography. Since 2016 she has been studying film at the Moscow School of New Cinema.

Filmography 
2018 NOLAI TANBUR (short) | 2017 REDEMPTION (short)

IL PREZZO DEL BIGLIETTO l THE PRICE OF THE TICKET
CH 2018. D: Mariama Baldé. 18 min. Fiction. Ital. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over
A fleeting encounter between two boys somewhere on the border between Italy and Switzerland. A short conversation, a common goal: to travel by train. This journey ends completely different than any previous one.

DIRECTOR 
Before Mariama Baldé (*Lausanne) started working behind the camera, she was a film journalist for Swiss newspapers and magazines. She studied film at the École Cantonal d’Art de Lausanne in the class of Lionel Baier, Philippe Faucon and Alain Gomis.

Filmography 
2018 IL PREZZO DEL BIGLIETTO (short) | 2017 LA NUIT AU HOME (Documentary)

BRASIL x HOLANDA l BRAZIL VS NETHERLANDS
BR 2018. D: Caroline Biagi. 19 min. Fiction. Port. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over
13-year-old Marina is on her way to her sister’s wedding, while a football match of the 1994 World Cup is being broadcasted on television. Most of the guests are excitedly sitting in front of the TV, but Marina is making completely different discoveries.

DIRECTOR 
Caroline Biagi studied film and journalism and has been working as a screenwriter, director and producer since 2010. She is currently working on her feature film debut.

Filmography 
THE SUN AND THE FISH (in production) | 2018 BRASIL x HOLANDA (short) | 2016 NOITE PÚRPURA (short) | 2015 THE END OF SUMMER (short)

 

SHORT FILM COMPETITION 13+

Competition Short Film 13+ || Program 3+4

PROGRAM 3 | recommended from age 13

Film program suitable from age 12. Recommended from age 13.
German premiere for all films.
With Eng. ST. and German voice-over

MON, 23.9. | 11 am | Kino im Hafen 2 (Offenbach)
Guest: Director of “Il prezzo del biglietto” Mariama Balde
TUE, 24.9. | 9 am | CineStar Metropolis
Guest: Director of “Il prezzo del biglietto” Mariama Balde

 

FUCK LES GARS | SCREW THE BOYS
CA 2018. D: Anthony Coveney. 8 min. Fiction. French OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over
NOLAI TANBUR | THE CRYING OF TANBUR
TJ 2018. D: Anisa Sabiri. 25 min. Fiction. Russ. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over

 

IL PREZZO DEL BIGILETTO | THE PRICE OF THE TICKET
CH 2018. D: Mariama Baldé. 18 Min. Fiction. Ital. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over
BRAZIL X HOLANDA | BRAZIL VS NETHERLANDS
BR 2018. D: Caroline Biagi. 19 min. Fiction. Port. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over

PROGRAM 4 | recommended from age 15

Film program suitable from age 12. Recommended from age 15.
German premiere for all films.
With Eng. ST. and German voice-over

TUE, 24.9. l 11 am l CineStar Metropolis
THU, 26.9. l 9 am l CineStar Metropolis

 

LES ENFANTS DE LA BAIE | BAY KIDS
FR 2019. D: Emma Séméria. 19 min. Fiction. French OV with Eng. ST. OmeU
NETEK | RIFT
NO 2018. D: Marius Myrmel. 24 min. Fiction. Nor. OV with Eng. ST.

 

SHUĬMŬ | WHAT DO YOU KNOW ABOUT THE WATER AND THE MOON
TW/US 2019. D: Jian Luo. 15 Min. Fiction. Chin. OV with Eng. ST.
RUSTNING | RUSTING
NO 2018. D: Marius Myrmel. 24 min. Fiction. Nor. OV with Eng. ST.

 

MIJN BIJZONDER RARE WEEK MET TESS | MY EXTRAORDINARY SUMMER WITH TESS

MIJN BIJZONDER RARE WEEK MET TESS | MY EXTRAORDINARY SUMMER WITH TESS

NL/DE 2019. D: Steven Wouterlood. A: Laura van Dijk. 82 min. Feature. Dutch OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over. No age restriction. Recommended from age 9

On a family holiday on a Dutch island, the pondering ten-year-old Sam meets Tess, a fun-loving, fascinating and somehow strange girl who lives with her mother. Tess has a crazy plan that Sam is supposed to help her with: she wants to get to know her father, who is on holiday on the island and doesn’t know anything about his daughter. In the original story, the protagonists experience a summer adventure full of charm, heart and humour. Light-footed and profound at the same time, the film explores universal questions about family and friendship. (HA)

Winner “Children’s Jury Award”, Kristiansand Int. Children’s FF 2019 (Norway); “Grand Prize Feature”, NY Int. Children’s FF 2019 (USA); »Golden Slipper« as Best Feature Film for Children, Zlín Int. FF for Children and Youth 2019 (Czech Republic)

The film is presented with the kind support of Fraport AG

SAT, 21.9. | 3 pm | Caligari FilmBühne
MON, 23.9. | 9 am | Kino des DFF
Guest: Screenwriter Laura van Dijk
WED, 25.9. | 11 am | Cinema im Hafen 2
Guest: Screenwriter Laura van Dijk
THU, 26.9. | 11.30 am | CineStar Metropolis

TRAILER

DIRECTOR

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Steven Wouterlood (*1984, Utrecht) studied media and art with a major in film direction. Since 2013 he works as a director and screenwriter, MIJN BIJZONDER RARE WEEK MET TESS is his cinema debut.

Filmography
2018 MIJN BIJZONDER RARE WEEK MET TESS | 2016 ALLEN OP DE WERELD (TV series) | 2015 KONIGSDAG (short) | 2013 ALLES MAG (short) | 2013 HET MEISJE AAN DE OVERKANT (short)

GERDOO | WALNUT

GERDOO | WALNUT

IR 2019. R: Mohammadreza Haji Gholami. A: Mohammadreza Haji Gholami, Maral Sajadi. 87 min. Feature. Persian OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over. No age restriction. Recommended from age 7

GERMAN PREMIERE

Fresh walnuts are irresistibly delicious! Soheil’s and Vali’s first act as new friends is to steal nuts from the aunt. During the loud and colourful wedding hustle and bustle in Soheil’s mother’s Iranian home village, this is not even noticeable. But a bad conscience is not far away: Soheil is terribly afraid to get black hands from the guilt, as one believes in the village. And why didn’t Soheil’s father travel with him? Something is wrong with his parents. Then, in the silvery light of a lunar eclipse, everything becomes more acute all at once. (WB)

TUE, 24.9. | 11 am | Kino des DFF  
WED, 25.9. | 9 am | Kino im Hafen 2

DIRECTOR

Mohammadreza Haji Gholami (*1981, Yazd) is an iranian film director of numerous short films and documentaries. For his feature film debut STAMMER he received the Golden Butterfly award for best director at the 31st Children and Youth film festival in Isfahan.

Filmography (selection)
2019 GERDOO | 2018 STAMMER

SHORT FILM COMPETITION 13+ PROGRAM 3

COMPETITON SHORT FILM 13+ PROGRAM 3 | 13+

WED, 26.9. | 12 pm | Kino im Hafen 2 (Offenbach)
THU, 27.9. | 8.30 am | CineStar Metropolis

Film program suitable from age 12. Recommended from age 13. With Eng. ST. and German voice-over
German premiere for all films.

KENDIS
NL 2017. D: Bibi Fadlalla. 15 min. Documentary. OV with Eng. ST and German voice-over

At eleven-years old, Kendis was in a bad accident. But the chronic pain does not stop her from taking over the largest festivals in Belgium and the Netherlands only a few years later as the youngest DJane. (MM)


DIRECTOR
The filmmaker Bibi Fadlalla studied at the New School in New York. In 2012 she had her debut with the personal documentary ZWARTE PIET EN IK. Her youth documentary DAT HAAR! was broadcast on television and screened at the Netherlands Film Festival. Her musical documentary KENDIS celebrated its premiere at the Cinekid Festival.

Filmography (Selection)
2017 KENDIS (short film) | 2016 DAT HAAR! (short film) | 2012 ZWARTE PIET EN IK

TIEMPO VA | TIMELESS
MX 2016. D: Raúl Rodrigo Zendejas Escandón. 13 min. Fiction. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over

When Emilio observes the reflections of light on the water surface, sitting at the pool, memories of his childhood and shared moments with his mother reappear. How can he handle the pain and feel closer to her? (PG)

DIRECTOR

The filmmaker Raúl Rodrigo Zendejas Escandón works as a director and photographer for the production company »1987 Films«. His short film UN CAMINO was part of the competition for the Best Mexican Short Film at the Internal Film Festival in Guadalajara.

Filmography (Selection)
2012 ENTRE SUEÑOS Y ENTIERROS (short film) | 2010 UN CAMINO (short film) | 2010 TERRENO FAMILIAR (short film) | 2006 LLORANDO (short film)

MIJN GELUKKIGE INGEWIKKELDE FAMILIE | MY HAPPY COMPLICATED FAMILY
NL 2017. D: Tessa Louise Pope. 15 min. Documentary. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over

Isa, Dylan and Isabel have more in common than the fact that they are three teenagers in the Netherlands. They all in family constellations that cannot be explained in only one sentence. (MM)

DIRECTOR

Tessa Louise Pope is a studied documentary film director. Her graduation film at the Netherlands Filmacademy, THE ORIGIN OF TROUBLE, won a number of awards, such as the Wildcard Documentary Prize. Currently she produces advertisement films and directs a documentary series.

Filmography (Selection)
2017 ECHOES OF IS | 2017 MIJN GELUKKIGE INGEWIKKELDE FAMILIE (short film) | 2016 THE ORIGIN OF TROUBLE (short film)

NGITI NI NAZARENO | SMILE OF NAZARENO
PH 2018. D: Louie Ignacio. 15 min. Fiction. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over

Nazareno’s birthday falls on a very special day: thousands of people move through the streets of Manila. When he comes back to his mother after the festival, with a piece of aluminum foil as a gift, of all things, it is touching and shaking at once. (AK)

DIRECTOR

Luisito Lagdameo Ignacio began his career as a director for music videos and also directed television series on Philippine television before starting to direct films in 2003. His film AREA has won a number of awards.

Filmography (Selection)
2018 NGITI NI NAZARENO (short film) | 2018 ALMOST A LOVE STORY | 2016 AREA | 2016 LAUT | 2014 ASINTADO | 2004 ANNIE B. | 2003 PANGARAP KO ANG IBIGIN KA

NUR
IL 2018. D: Gal Lin. 14 min. Fiction. OV with Eng. ST. and German voice-over

Nur lives in Palestine with her father and mother. Eventually, she is supposed to take over her family’s store, but she would rather study in Israel. On her way there, she has to cross more than one boundary. (ES)

DIRECTOR

Gal Lin has completed a law degree and is currently undertaking a master program in film at the University Tel Aviv. He works in retail, but his biggest dream has always been to be a director. It is his hope to create something meaningful through life experiences.

Filmography (Selection)
2018 NUR