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Scene from "Vivere" (photo © Thekla Ehling)

Three women on the run, saving each other, saving themselves.

On Christmas Eve, Francesca's little sister, Antonietta, runs away to Rotterdam with her musician boyfriend. On the way to find her, Francesca picks up Gerlinde, a suicidal lovesick woman. Now she has two lifes to save. With the paths of three lost souls criss-crossing in Rotterdam, it soon is hard to tell who is saving whom.

Genre Drama, Road Movie
Category Feature
Year of Production 2006
Director Angelina Maccarone
Screenplay Angelina Maccarone
Cinematography Judith Kaufmann
Bettina Böhler
Jakob Hansonis, Hartmut Ewert
Peter Menne
Cast Hannelore Elsner, Esther Zimmering, Kim Schnitzer, Egbert-Jan Weeber
Producer Anita Elsani
Production Company Elsani Film/Cologne, in co-production with Revolver Film/Rotterdam, Screenart/Berlin
Runtime 93 min
Format 35 mm, color
Subtitled Version English
Festivals Tribeca 2007 (In Competition), Karlovy Vary 2007, Ghent 2007, Kolkata 2007, Palm Springs 2008, Goeteborg 2008
With backing from German Federal Film Board / FFA Filmförderungsanstalt, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, Nederlands Fonds voor de Film, Rotterdam Film Fund

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