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Scene from "Terminal" (photo © Dirk Manthey Film/Markus Schaefer)

A journey into the strange and wonderful world of container terminals. Images, editing and music condense the rhythms of a working day to form a fascinating and poetic vision.

Joerg Wagner was born in 1967 in Stuttgart and studied Audiovisual Media. He has worked as a projectionist and presented various short film events and live comedy shows. From 1996-2002, he was the director of the Short Film Agency Hamburg. He also writes scripts for film and television productions. His films include: the shorts Forklift Driver Klaus - The First Day on the Job (2001), Pop Music (2002), Motodrom (2006), and Terminal (2009).
Genre Experimental
Category Short
Year of Production 2009
Director Joerg Wagner
Screenplay Joerg Wagner
Cinematography Peter Drittenpreis
Andrew Bird
Producer Dirk Manthey
Production Company Dirk Manthey Film/Hamburg
Length 8 min
Format 35 mm, color
Original Version
 no dialogue
Sound Technology Dolby Digital
Festivals Oberhausen 2009, Hamburg 2009, Interfilm Berlin 2009, LAlternativa Barcelona 2009, Weiterstadt 2009, Drama 2009, Sao Paulo 2009, Winterthur 2009, Leeds 2009, Curtocircuito Santiago de Compostela 2009, Sedicorto Forli 2009, Exground Wiesbaden 2009, Unlimited Cologne 2009, Nordic Film Days Luebeck 2009, Muenster 2009
Awards Special Mention Luebeck 2009
With backing from German Federal Film Board, Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein, BKM

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