photo © dffb/Julian Landweer

A family gathers in the apartment of their recently deceased grandmother, looking for money, everybody grieving in their own way. BABUSCHKA is told from the point of view of the granddaughter Sophie.

Simona Feldman was born in 1980 in Rehovot/Israel and moved to Germany in 1985. She studied Journalism, Jewish Studies and German Literature in Berlin and worked as a production assistant, assistant director and continuity & script supervisor. Since 2008, she has been studying Directing at the German Film and Television Academy Berlin (dffb). She directed the short films SHABAT (2009) and BABUSCHKA (2012).
Genre Drama
Category Short
Year of Production 2012
Director Simona Feldman
Screenplay Simona Feldman
Cinematography Julian Landweer
Cast Henriette Confurius, Magdalene Artelt, Marijam Agischewa, Pero Radicic, Gerd Welkisch, Franziska Neiding, Natalia Bobyleva
Producer Johanna Bergel
Production Company Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)
Length 14 min
Format DCP, color, 1:1.85
Original Version
Subtitled Version English
Festivals Message to Man St. Petersburg 2012, Warsaw 2012, Uppsala 2012

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