The experienced sailor Fritz, who stranded in the Ruhr area, wants to take his last trip to the sea. But he is reliant on the help of Lars, who has to fulfil his community service.
We found the perfect location on the island Baltrum to reflect the uprooting and the new beginning of our surviving performer. Because of their older age the actors were not able to memorize longer text passages and they needed more breaks so that much improvisation was necessary. I use the efficient digital cameras Red Epic and Red Scarlet, which connect the strength from the photographic image creation with the an very in-depth filtering and the innovative lighting concept together with new options of the digital image production.
Bamberger Reiter, Bamberger Short film days 2013
Audience award, Filmz – Festival des dt. Kinos
2. Place, 21st Contravision Film Festival 2013
Price from the Landesfilmdienst Rheinland-Pfalz e.V.
55. Nordische Movie days Lübeck 2013
Short film Festival Lille 2013
Kik 03 short film night 2013
Film festival Düsseldorf 2013
XXS- Short film festival Dortmund 2013
“The sea, it’s always there. Day and night. Sometimes it thunders at full tilt, than again it whispers. Rustles, dances and rages. Like life. The epitome of freedom.” Felix Meinhardt
“We kept the sea in sight, through a camera Hollywood movies are made with.” Siegener Zeitung