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Hounded (Verfolgt)

Hounded
Scene from "Hounded" (photo © MMM Film Zimmermann/Stefan Falke)

In an obsessive sexual encounter with a sixteen-year-old boy, Elsa is exposed to the relentless revelation of her own desires.

She lives with Raimar, the father of their daughter Daniela in her daily routine until the day in which she meets Jan and abandons herself to a sadomasochistic affair.
Genre Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 2006
Director Angelina Maccarone
Screenplay Susanne Billig
Cinematography Bernd Meiners
Bettina Böhler
Jakob Hansonis, Hartmut Ewert
Bernard Homann
Cast Markus Voellenklee, Kostja Ullmann, Maren Kroymann
Producer Ulrike Zimmermann
Production Company MMM Film/Hamburg
Runtime 85 min
Format 35 mm, b&w
Language
 German
Subtitled Version English
Sound Technology Dolby Digital
Festivals Locarno 2006 (Filmmakers of the Present), Copenhagen 2006, Molodist Kiev 2006, Créteil 2007 (In Competition), Shanghai 2007
Awards Golden Leopard: Filmmakers of the Present Locarno 2006
With backing from German Federal Film Board, Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein, Kuratorium junger deutscher Film, Fuji, Schwarzfilm