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Production Report featured in
German Films Quarterly 02/2018

Twenty-four hours with a group of friends on a Friday in October in Berlin's blue-collar district of Neukölln. Övünç is suffering from writer's block, Pascal and Raha split up recently and are trying to stay friends. Kara constantly sublets her flat to keep herself moving. Henner spends the day in a bar and meets a girl by the name of Anja. That evening they celebrate Övünç's birthday and drift together through the city's nightlife. The film depicts six young people in their struggle with the daily grind of life in Berlin and the reality of turning thirty.
Genre Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 2018
Director Simona Kostova
Screenplay Simona Kostova
Cinematography Anselm Belser
Cast Övünc Güvenisik, Pascal Houdus, Raha Emami Khansari, Kara Schröder, Henner Borchers, Anja Langer
Producer Ceylan Alejandro Ataman-Checa
Co-Producer Jörg Daniel
Production Company Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB)
Original Version
 German, French
Festivals Rotterdam 2019 (Bright Future Competition), Jeonju 2019, Crossing Europe Linz 2019, Edinburgh 2019

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