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Half Hours (Halbe Stunden)

Half Hours
Scene from "Half Hours" (photo © dffb/Jost Hering Filme)

Melanie Straub lives aimlessly into the day, or more accurately: into a Saturday. She's alone at home, surrounded by the emptiness of her new life.
Category Short
Year of Production 2007
Director Nicolas Wackerbarth
Screenplay Nicolas Wackerbarth
Cinematography Reinhold Vorschneider
Janina Herrhofer
Anton Webern-Passacaglia
Eric Segoll
Cast Cristin Koenig, Joanna Czerwìnska, Abel vom Acker
Producers Jost Hering, Hartmut Bitomsky
Production Company Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB), in co-production with Jost Hering Filme/Berlin
Length 20 min
Format 35 mm, color
Original Version
Subtitled Version English
Sound Technology Dolby SR
Festivals Cannes 2007 (Cinéfondation), Oberhausen 2007 (In Competition)
With backing from German Federal Film Board

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