Enough with all that green screen

24. April 16:00h until 18:00h at Kino 2

Excessive artificiality, aesthetic symmetries or perfect blending with everyday life, this is where scenographers are in demand! These film treasures fulfil visual dreams of all kinds and make immersion in the world on screen possible in the first place.

First Work, Then Play

First Work, Then Play

Between musical success, performance pressure and procrastination, a young artist finds herself in her own bedazzled hell. While being mistreated by her inner child and the personified society, she tries to finish her new album.

Germany | 2022 | Short Film | 20 Min. | English (English Subtitles)

Between musical success, performance pressure and procrastination, a young artist finds herself in her own bedazzled hell. While being mistreated by her inner child and the personified society, she tries to finish her new album.

Germany | 2022 | Short Film | 20 Min. | English (English Subtitles)
Director:
Brenda Lien

Kaikki äitini puhelut
[All My Mom’s Phone Calls]

Kaikki äitini puhelut

Mai-ja’s cell phone never seems to remain silent, constant calls keep the stressed mother on her toes. The scattered phone calls show insights into her chaotic life, between alcoholism, autism and absurd situations that seem to haunt her.

Finland | 2021 | Animated Film | 10 Min. | Finnish (English Subtitles)

Mai-ja’s cell phone never seems to remain silent, constant calls keep the stressed mother on her toes. The scattered phone calls show insights into her chaotic life, between alcoholism, autism and absurd situations that seem to haunt her.

Finland | 2021 | Animated Film | 10 Min. | Finnish (English Subtitles)
Director:
Iiti Yli-Harja
Cinematographer:
Iiti Yli-Harja
Editing:
Lyydia Mäkipää

ليل (Layl)
[Night]

ليل (Layl)

The dust of war keeps the eyes sleepless. In the destroyed town, the night brings peace and sleep to all people. Only the eyes of the mother of a missing child stay restless. Night has to trick her into sleeping to save her soul.

Germany, Qatar, Palestine, Jordan | 2021 | Animated Film | 16 Min. | Arabic (English Subtitles)

The dust of war keeps the eyes sleepless. In the destroyed town, the night brings peace and sleep to all people. Only the eyes of the mother of a missing child stay restless. Night has to trick her into sleeping to save her soul.

Germany, Qatar, Palestine, Jordan | 2021 | Animated Film | 16 Min. | Arabic (English Subtitles)
Director:
Ahmad Saleh
Producer:
Jessica Neubauer
Animation:
Basel Nasr, Saleh Saleh, Leon Vidmar
Camera:
Saed Saleh
Cast:
Hiam Abbass, Rafia H. Oraidi, Salma Saleh
Costume:
Kati Ostermann
Editing:
Ahmad Saleh
Music:
Suad Bushnaq, Ahmad Saleh
Sound designer:
David Black, Marcus Zilz
Sound mixer:
Marcus Zilz
Art director:
Saed Saleh
Content Warning:
war, trauma

朵丽 / DUO LI
[Lili Alone]

朵丽 / DUO LI

The young mother Lili flees from the countryside to the city to support her family financially. There, however, she falls into the clutches of a surrogacy agency and directly finds herself in another desperate situation. Within the oppressive building complex, Lili searches for security and independence.

China, Hong Kong, Singapore | 2021 | Short Film | 22 Min. | Mandarin (English Subtitles)

The young mother Lili flees from the countryside to the city to support her family financially. There, however, she falls into the clutches of a surrogacy agency and directly finds herself in another desperate situation. Within the oppressive building complex, Lili searches for security and independence.

China, Hong Kong, Singapore | 2021 | Short Film | 22 Min. | Mandarin (English Subtitles)
Director:
Jing Zou
Screenplay:
Jing Zou
Cinematographer:
Liangzi
Sound designer:
Huijia Mo
Content Warning:
domestic violence

Nicht die 80er
[Not the 80s]

Nicht die 80er

A small encounter in the hallway turns Lucy’s life upside down. Suddenly Anton is standing there, and he is into Lucy, and Lucy is stumped. Since, well, Anton is HIV-positive and Lucy is actually in love with Anton, too. With lightness, an eye for detail, and disarming honesty, apparent certainties are shaken up.

Germany | 2022 | Short Film | 17 Min. | German (English Subtitles)

A small encounter in the hallway turns Lucy’s life upside down. Suddenly Anton is standing there, and he is into Lucy, and Lucy is stumped. Since, well, Anton is HIV-positive and Lucy is actually in love with Anton, too. With lightness, an eye for detail, and disarming honesty, apparent certainties are shaken up.

Germany | 2022 | Short Film | 17 Min. | German (English Subtitles)
Director:
Marleen Valien
Producers:
Christine Duttlinger, Markus Krojer, Ludwig Meck, Lotta Schmelzer
Screenplay:
Christine Duttlinger, Ludwig Meck, Max Rauer, Marleen Valien
Animation:
Ilya Barrett
Cast:
Deniz Orta, Melin Rose, Joshua Jaco Seelenbinder
Cinematographer:
Max Rauer
Editing:
Vreni Sarnes
Music:
John Ferrère, Jonas Vogler
Other:
Christopher Klettermeier, Johann Meis
Sound designer:
Frederik Thomsen
Sound mixer:
Paul Powaljaew
Film school:
Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg GmbH
Casting director:
Stella Markert
Production designer:
Christina Mammes

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51st International Student Film Festival Sehsüchte
Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF

Marlene-Dietrich-Allee 11
14482 Potsdam-Babelsberg
GERMANY

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