© Janine Pätzold

Germany, fall of 2015. A never-ending flow of arrivals, news, emotions, fears, images. And us? Somewhere in between. The German Angst of the unknown – a reluctant dialogue.

Sophie Linnenbaum , born in 1986 in Nuremberg, studied Psychology. Since 2009, she has directed short films and written theater plays for children. In 2013, she started studying Film Directing at the Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF. Among others, she directed the short films [OUT OF FRA]ME (2016), and DUOLOGUE (MEINUNGSAUSTAUSCH, 2016, co-director: Sophia Bösch) which screened at many international film festivals, and PIX (2017), winner of the German Short Film Award 2017.

Sophia Bösch was born in 1987 in Switzerland. She studied Cinema Studies and Filmmaking in Stockholm and co-founded the feminist film collective Lillemore Film. Since 2013, she has been studying Directing at the Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF, her latest short film is WEDNESDAY BLUES (2016).
Genre Experimental
Category Documentary, Short
Year of Production 2016
Directors Sophie Linnenbaum, Sophia Bösch
Cast Ahmed Shah, Zeljko Marovic, Samee Ullah, Rimon Elias, Ahmed Abras, Mustafa Alisawe, Hasanain Al-Akaishee
Producers Sophie Linnenbaum, Sophia Bösch, Janine Pätzold
Voices Karsten Antonio Mielke, Waldemar Kobus, Franziska Ponitz, Merten Schroedter, Sabrina Tannen, Paul Körner, Traute Höss
Production Companies Sophie Linnenbaum, Sophia Bösch, in cooperation with Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
Length 4 min
Format DCP, color, 16:9
Original Version
Subtitled Version English
Sound Technology Mono
Festivals Berlinale 2016, Achtung Berlin 2016, Sehsüchte Potsdam 2016, DOKFest Munich 2016, Weiterstadt 2016, Flensburg 2016, Landshut 2017, Regensburg 2017, Warsaw 2017, Cambridge 2017
Awards Short Tiger 2017

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