directed by Tamer Jandali
No actors, no script, no fake emotions.
In this documental fiction film, Tamer Jandali accompanies seven young women and men with a camera in Cologne for four months. The protagonists are not professional actors, and it is their personal situations and attitudes toward love that are the starting point for the film’s plot.
DRAMA DCP/HD • 2019 • GERMANY • 88MIN
CAST Stella Vivien Dhingra, Sophia Seidenfaden, Sönke Andersen
ORIGINAL LANGUAGE German
PRODUCED BY Lichtbick Films
TAMER JANDALI was born in 1976 in Bonn Bad Godesberg. He apprenticed as a chimney sweeper and alternative practitioner before working as event manager in the insider-club ‘‘Stecken’’ in Cologne. Following this he became artistic assistant to Prof. Marcel Odenbach for 6 years. He then studied film at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne. Since 2011 he has been working as artist and director, and is the main care taker of his three children. Alongside film projects for ZDF and Arte, he has also made commercials (a.o. Neon and Netcologne), music videos and contributions to art exhibitions.
BERLIN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2019 - Official Selection PERSPEKTIVE DEUTSCHES KINO