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LOSE MY SELF (VERGISS MEIN ICH)

LOSE MY SELF
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Lena Ferben has lived almost half a lifetime when she loses all of her memories, the entire “I” of her self. Her husband is suddenly a stranger, her friends are unknown to her, her whole life is a fictional narrative. She must decide whether to become who she was or to remain someone else…


Jan Schomburg was born in 1976 in Aachen. After receiving a degree in Visual Communication from the Kassel Art Academy, he studied Directing at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne. In 2008, he received a scholarship to attend the Andrzej Wajda Master School of Film Directing in Warsaw. A selection of his films includes: the award-wining shorts HOTELZIMMER (1999), TURNVEREIN (2001), NEVER EVEN (NIE SOLO SEIN, 2004), ESTHER (2005), INNERE WERTE (TV, 2007), his feature debut ABOVE US ONLY SKY (ÜBER UNS DAS ALL, 2011), and LOSE MY SELF (VERGISS MEIN ICH, 2014).
Genre Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 2014
Director Jan Schomburg
Cast Maria Schrader, Johannes Krisch, Ronald Zehrfeld, Sandra Hüller
Producers Claudia Steffen, Christoph Friedel
Production Company Pandora Film Produktion
Length 93 min
Original Version
 German
Subtitled Version English
Festivals Rotterdam 2014 (In Competition), Sofia 2014

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