Film Info: Ich werde Dich auf Haenden tragen

I'll Wait On You Hand and Foot (Ich werde Dich auf Haenden tragen)

I'll Wait On You Hand and Foot

Ramona, not quite 18, leaves Vienna for a German provincial town to be reunited with Toni, the love of her life and her baby's father. The girl puts all her faith in Toni's promise, made on a whim, to marry her. Straight after her arrival, she begins to realize that he's no longer interested in her. All the same, Ramona tries to make her dream of a family come true.


Iain Dilthey was born in 1971 in Scotland. From 1992-1997, he studied Chemistry and Pharmaceutics in Marburg and Mainz, followed by work as a scriptwriter and director\'s and production assistant on various television programs, reports and short films. From 1997-2002, he studied Directing at the Film Academy Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg. His films include: Es war einmal ein Kind (1995), Gegen die Stille (1996), Bergpredigt (1998), Joseph 98 (1998), Partisanen! (1999), Sommer auf Horlachen (1999), I\'ll Wait on You Hand and Foot (Ich werde Dich auf Haende Tragen, 2000), The Longing (Das Verlangen, 2002) winner of the Golden Leopard at Locarno, and Prisoners (Gefangene, 2006).
Genre Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 2000
Director Iain Dilthey
Screenplay Iain Dilthey, Silke Parzich
Cinematography Sybille Grunze
Barbara Hoffmann, Dirk Stoppe
Stefan Schulzki, David Steffen
Cast David Steffen, Eva Löbau, Dirk Waanders, Manfred Kranich, Sigrid Skoetz, Maximilian Hummler
Producer Silke Parzich
Production Company Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg/Ludwigsburg
Length 62 min
Format Super 16
Original Version
 German
Subtitled Versions English, French
Sound Technology Dolby SR
Festivals Hof 2000, Biberach 2000, International Festival of Film Schools Munich 2001, Locarno 2001 (in competition), thessaloniki 2001, Gijon 2001, Montreal 2001, Ghent 2001
Awards Nachwuchsfoerderpreis Biberach 2000, German Film School Award in Gold 2001, Student Camera Award 2001
With backing from Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg, Ludwigsburg
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