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MANOLO

MANOLO
Scene from MANOLO (photo © dffb)

His mother wants him out of the house, his cousin wants him out of his way and Linda, this summer's princess, wants something too, if only he knew what.

On a sunny afternoon at the pool, 12-year-old Manolo has to face his fears: Will he stand up to his big cousin Mike, the notorious splash-diving hotshot?


Robert Bohrer was born in 1979 in Bonn and trained as a film and video editor. His films include: ALI VS. WAAD (2008), GO MY WAY (2008), and MANOLO (2010).
Genre Coming-of-Age Story
Category Short
Year of Production 2010
Director Robert Bohrer
Screenplay Robert Bohrer
Cinematography Maximilian Preiss
Cast Branco Saciri, Odine Johne, Eric Klotzsch
Producers Matthias Nerlich, Christian Specht
Production Company Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)
Length 19 min
Format HDCAM, DigiBeta PAL, color, cs
Original Version
 German
Subtitled Version English
Festivals Regensburg 2011, International Short Film Festival Sao Paulo 2011
Awards German Short Film Award 2010

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