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Home Game
Scene from "Home Game " (photo © Kai Schulz)

I! SMASH! your face!...right hand HOOK. ...turn around, a CLOUT, a KICK in the groin! HARDER! FASTER! TOUGHER! I AM THE WINNER!!!

Andreas Vossen is an Ethics teacher. And a hooligan. As a new student threatens his double life, a duel starts, one that corners the teacher in both worlds. Finally they meet on the battlefield. Vossen packs a punch.


Bogdana Vera Lorenz grew up in Berlin. She studied Humanities, followed by training as a photographer and work as a TV-journalist. From 2006-2010 she studied Directing at the ifs international filmschool in Cologne. She served as a trainee for Lars von Trier on the set of ANTICHRIST and participated in Danny Boyles’ EFA Masterclass. Her graduation film HOME GAME won the German Film Critics Award. Her films include the shorts VOLA! (2008), THE INTERROGATION (2008), and '89 AND YOURS AND MINE (2009). In 2011 she joined forces with Max Permantier to write as a team. LOCKDOWN is their feature debut.
Genre Drama
Category Short
Year of Production 2009
Director Bogdana Vera Lorenz
Screenplay René Schumacher
Cinematography Peter Schuettemeyer
Andreas Menn
Jens Groetzschel
Alexandra Gail
Cast Wotan Wilke Möhring, Isabel Schosnig, Kai Malina
Producer Max Permantier
Production Company ifs internationale filmschule köln, in co-production with CNA/Luxembourg
Length 22 min
Format color
Original Version
 German
Subtitled Version English
Sound Technology Dolby SRD
Festivals Luenen 2009, Max Ophuels Festival Saarbruecken 2010, Fussballfilmfest Berlin 2010, Sehsuechte Potsdam 2010, Dresden 2010, Oberhausen 2010, ISFF Tel Aviv 2010, Emden-Norderney 2010, Wendland Shorts 2010
Awards German Film Critics' Award: Best Short Feature
With backing from Film- und Medienstiftung NRW

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