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Lonely Island (Einsame Insel)

Lonely Island
Scene from "Lonely Island" (photo © Aigerim Weimer)

A melancholy comedy about a crisis-ridden architect, a smitten pair of hitchhikers, a lonely island, and the battle for love.


Stanislav Guentner was born in 1977 in Russia. After finishing his schooling in Dresden, he studied Music at the Heinrich-Schuetz Konservatorium in Dresden and worked as a director\'s assistant and actor at the Teatr Kreatur in Berlin. He then studied at the Munich Academy of Television & Film. His films include: Mimikry (2000), Kaputt Regie, Kaputt Klavier (2001), Sag, dass Du mich liebst (2002), Praktisches Maedchen (2003), Schuesse (2004), and Lonely Island (Einsame Insel, 2007).
Genre Comedy
Category Short
Year of Production 2007
Director Stanislav Guentner
Screenplay Stanislav Guentner
Cinematography Namche Okon
Rodney Sewell
Ivan Arnold
Markus Dicklhuber, Christoph Staehlin
Cast Martin Butzke, Karolina Horster, Simon Eibelshaeuser, Josef Baum, Keziban Inal
Producers Martin Blankemeyer, Ferdinand Freising
Production Company Münchner Filmwerkstatt/Munich, in co-production with Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München (HFF/M)
Length 23 min
Format Super 16
Original Version
 German
Subtitled Versions English, French
Sound Technology Dolby SR
Festivals Hof 2007, Straubing 2007, ExGround Wiesbaden 2007
With backing from FilmFernsehFonds Bayern, Foerderverein der HFF Muenchen

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