Short, 35mm, CinemaScope, Colour
Dolby Digital, without Dialogue

Duration: 16 min.

Script, Direction, Cinematography, Editing: Andrzej Krol

Country: Germany, 2008/2009



SYNOPSIS:

(English) A father living on his own remembers an event which took place on the night of his 5-year-old son‘s birthday, exactly one year ago. This fateful night is shown in flashes of memory in which the father being in a drunken state, tries to prevent what is already happening.

(German) Ein allein lebender Familienvater erinnert sich an ein Ereignis, das genau vor einem Jahr in der Geburtstagsnacht seines 5-jährigen Sohnes geschah. In Erinnerungsfetzen wird diese Nacht erzählt, in der der Vater im betrunkenem Zustand das zu verhindern versucht, was bereits stattfindet.




16:54 min.





Festivalpresentations



1. Plus Camerimage - XVI International Filmfestival of Cinematography 2008, Poland
in Student Etudes Competition

2. 30. Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis 2009, Germany
in shortfilmprogram "Albtraum" (Nightmare).

3. PACT Zollverein - Essen, Germany ATELIER - Experimental Platform for the Arts

4. Festival Cinerail 2009 - Paris, France
in Fiction Programme 5 of the International Competition

5. Grenzland Filmtage Selb, Germany
in shortfilm competition

6. 21st Filmfest Dresden, Germany
in national competition

7. Cellu l ´art - Jena, Germany
in international competition

8. 55. Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, Germany
in NRW competition

9. 19. filmkunstfest Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
in shortfilm competition

10. 16. OpenEyes Filmfest, Marburg, Gremany

11. Festival Signes de Nuit, Paris, France
in international competition

12. Odense International Film Festival, Denmark
in international competition

13. 10th Circuito Off Venice International Short Film Festival, Italy
in international competition

14. Cinefiesta 2009 - International Shortfilm Festival, Puerto Rico
in international competition

15. 33. Open Air Filmfest Weiterstadt
official selection

16. FIRST STEPS Award 2009
nominated for FIRTS STEPS Award

17. BUSHO, International Short Film Festival, Hungary
in international screening

18. Cortopotere ShortFilmFestival IX Edizione, Italy
in international competition

19. Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival, England
in short films programme "A Short Space in Time"

20. 6th CON-CAN Movie Festival, Japan
in international competition

21. NovaraCineFestival, Italy
in international competition

22. Brno Sixteen, 50th International Competitive Festival of Short Fiction Films, Czech Republic
in international competition

23. Konstanzer kurz.film.spiele_1.6, Germany
in competition

24. 29th Amiens International Film Festival, France
in official section « Europe tout court »

25. interfilm Berlin - 25th International Short Film Festival, Germany
in German competition

26. Young Collection 42 - Kurzfilmwettbewerb und Forum junger Filme
in shortfilm competition


27. Flensburger Kurzfilmtage & tricky, Germany
in competition

28. ZINEBI 51 – International Festival of Documentary and Short Film of Bilbao
in international competition

29. FILM +09, Forum für Filmschnitt und Montagekunst, Cologne, Germany
nominated for Promotional Editing Award

30. PLATFORMA VIDEO9 International Film Festival, Athens
in Audience Prize Competition


31. Stuttgarter Filmwinter, Germany
in program "Für eine Handvoll Familie"

32. kontrast 2010 - Das Bayreuther Filmfest
in competition

33. Festival International Du Court Métrage 2010 Clermont Ferrand
in Kodak Showcase

34. Wendland Shorts, 2010
in competition


photos

Sonntag, 5. Juli 2009

Der erste Teil von "Birthday", der Kurzfilm "Die Kneipe"

Kommentare:

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    grüße
    chris

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