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FAIR TRADE

FAIR TRADE
Barnaby Metschurat in "Fair Trade" (photo © Michael Dreher)

The shortest distance and at the same time the most obvious gap between the so-called Third World Countries and Europe is the Straits of Gibraltar. Fair Trade is one of the many stories that happen there every day.


Michael Dreher was born in 1974 near Stuttgart and studied at the Academy of Television & Film in Munich. Since 1999, he has been working as a freelance director for clips and commercials.
Genre Drama
Category Short
Year of Production 2006
Director Michael Dreher
Screenplay Michael Dreher
Cinematography Ian Blumers
Wolfgang Weigl
Philipp F. Kölmel
Cast Mohamed Oumai, Barnaby Metschurat, Judith Engel
Producers Michael Dreher, Karim Debbagh
Production Company Weltweit Filmproduktion/Munich, in co-production with Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München (HFF/M), Kasbah Films/Tangier
Length 15 min
Format 35 mm, color
Original Version
 German/French
Subtitled Versions English, German
Sound Technology Dolby SR
Festivals Mediterranean Short Film Festival Tangier 2006, Manaki Bros. Bitola 2006, Hof 2006, AFI Fest Los Angeles 2006, exground Wiesbaden 2006, IFF Munich 2006, Clermont-Ferrand 2007, Huesca 2007, Toronto Worldwide Short FF 2007, Molodist Kiev 2007, Hamptons 2007, Kolkata 2007, Alcine Festival de Cine de Alcala de Henares 2010
Awards German Short Film Award 2006, First Steps Award 2006, Audience Award Los Angeles 2006, Audience Award Wiesbaden 2006, Best Screenplay Munich 2006, Best Short 2007

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