Film Info: Wackelkontakt

Loose Contact (Wackelkontakt)

Loose Contact
Scene from "Loose Contact"

Loose Contact tells the story of Sibylle, who has to deal with her grandmother’s senility, while trying to keep on living an ordinary life. As she realizes this way of life is no longer possible, she decides to protect herself and her grandmother from the environment, by using atypical methods.


Ralph Etter was born in Solothurn/Switzerland in 1978. His films include the shorts: Having Fun (2000), Wintersport/Cross Country (2000), Zyt wo geit (2001), Blindness (2002), bleibt alles anders (2003), Wasserfarbe (2003), Die sieben Raben (2004), and Loose Contact (Wackelkontakt, 2004).
Genre Drama
Category Short
Year of Production 2004
Director Ralph Etter
Screenplay Ralph Etter
Cast Chloé Braunschweiger, Stephanie Glaser, Jan Hersche, Dominik Trauffer, Silvia Jost, Dieter Stoll, Michelle Ballmer, Dominik Rolli, Nicola Staub
Producer Christine Haupt
Production Companies Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF, Hochschule für Gestaltung und Kunst/Zurich
Length 20 min
Original Version
 Swiss German
Subtitled Versions English, French, German
Festivals FIPA Biarritz 2005, Berlin 2005 (Kinderfilmfest Shorts)

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