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Scene from ADDICTED (photo © Passanten Filmproduktion)

Between rainy Germany and the dodgy roads of the Moroccan Rif mountains, on a path usually used for drug-trafficking, a man tries to reach out for his fading love.

Peter Baranowski was born in 1979 in Frankfurt. He initially studied Physics and Arabic Language and Literature at the Universities of Heidelberg, Berlin and Oxford, before traveling around the Mediterranean for several months in 2005 to do a TV documentary for an Arab broadcaster. In 2006 he began his studies at the University of Television and Film in Munich. Since then he has directed several short films. In 2009 he co-founded Passanten Filmproduktion together with Michael Krummenacher. His films include: the shorts WEST-ÖSTLICHER DIWAN (2007), FUNDSACHEN (2008), ÖL AUF LEINWAND (2009), UNTER LABORBEDINGUNGEN (2009), NEULICH IN MEINER WOHNUNG (2010), ICELAND BY THE WAY (2010), and ADDICTED (2011).
Genre Drama, Road Movie
Category Short
Year of Production 2011
Director Peter Baranowski
Screenplay Peter Baranowski
Cinematography Aline László
Cast Marielle Timm
Producers Peter Baranowski, Aline László, Michael Krummenacher
Production Company Passanten Filmproduktion, in co-production with Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München (HFF/M)
Length 22 min
Format Mini DV, color, 16:9
Original Version
 German, French, Italian
Subtitled Version English
Festivals Locarno 2011, Kansk International Video Festival 2011, Signes de Nuit 2011, Underdox Munich 2011
Awards Pardino d'Oro Locarno 2011, White Elephant Russian Film Critics' Guild 2011, Special Jury Prize Kansk 2011

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