© Norwin Hatschbach

As usual, Elsa spends her afternoons at her father’s strip club. Tired from work and annoyed by his daughter, he sends her to the club upstairs to collect change. Waiting turns into boredom until an unexpected encounter changes the relationships between Elsa and her father.

Annika Pinske was born in 1982. She studied Philosophy and Literature before taking up studies in Directing at the German Film and Television Academy (DFFB) in Berlin. She has worked as a director's assistant in the theater (Volksbühne Berlin) and for the cinema (Komplizen Film, serving as Maren Ade's assistant on TONI ERDMANN). Her films include: the Internet sitcom TORSTRASSE-INTIM (2008), and the shorts ANYWAYS (2015), CHANGE (2016), and HOMEWORK (2016).
Genre Fiction
Category Short
Year of Production 2016
Director Annika Pinske
Screenplay Annika Pinske
Cinematography Norwin Hatschbach
Cast Emma Frieda Brüggler, Dirk Borchardt, Tim Kalkhof, Lore Richter, Meritxell Campos Olive, Ina Tempel
Producers Annika Pinske, Mariam Shatberashvili
Production Company Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)
Length 12 min
Format DCP, color, 1:1.85
Original Version
Subtitled Version English
Sound Technology 5.1
Festivals Hof 2016, Landshut 2017, Warsaw 2017, Cambridge 2017, Alcine 2017, Molodist Kyiv 2018

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