Home (Heim)

Scene from "Home" (photo © Eike Zuleeg)

Sometimes the truth is hard to face: An old man tries desperately to defend his house against burglars and
gets a rude awakening.

Marc Brummund studied Psychology and Journalism in Hamburg from 1991-1996 and Documentary Filmmaking in Bolzano from 1996-1999 and has directed numerous award-winning commercials. From 2004-2006, he studied Directing at the Hamburg Media School. His films have won over 50 international awards and include: the shorts HOME (HEIM, 2005), OUTSIDE (DRAUSSEN, 2005), COW TIPPING (KÜHE SCHUBSEN, 2005), GAINING GROUND (LAND GEWINNEN, 2007), FISH & ONIONS (FISCH & ZWIEBELN, doc, 2011), episodes of the German television series THE 25TH HOUR and DER DICKE, and SANCTUARY (FREISTATT, 2015).
Genre Drama
Category Short
Year of Production 2005
Director Marc Brummund
Screenplay Christina Toellner
Cinematography Thomas Vollmar
Gisela Gondolatsch
Carsten Rocker
Cast Hannes Stelzer, Katinka Auberger, Ulrich Gall, Moritz Gall, Ortrud Spahlinger
Producer Katharina Dufner
Production Company Hamburg Media School/Hamburg
Length 6 min
Format 35 mm, b&w
Original Version
 no dialogue
Sound Technology Stereo
Festivals Hof 2005, Bucharest 2005 (Dakino), Cracow 2005 (Edudia & Anima), Barcelona 2005, Konstanz 2005, Fano 2005, Lodz 2005, Bamberg 2006, FIPA Biarritz 2006, Manchester 2006, Message to Man St. Petersburg 2006, Bamberg 2006, Offenbarungen Berlin 2006, Short Film Slam Hamburg 2006, Flickerfest Sydney 2007, Shanghai 2007
Awards Special Mention Fano 2005, Centaur Award St. Petersburg 2006, German Short Film Award (Silver) 2005, 2nd Youth Jury Award Bamberg 2006, Main Prize Offenbarungen Berlin 2006, Audience Award Hamburg

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