ONE OF US
directed by Stephan Richter
Ready? For What? Anything.
One night Julian and his pal Marko break into the supermarket full of promising products encouraged by their wish to break out of suburban boredom. A moment of childish freedom which ends abruptly in a harsh grown-up reality. Inspired by true events.
DRAMA DCP/HD - 2016 - AUSTRIA - 86min
ORIGINAL TITLE EINER VON UNS
CAST Jack Hofer, Simon Morzé, Christopher Schaerf
ORIGINAL LANGUAGE German
PRODUCED BY Golden Girls Film
Stephan Richter was born in Dresden and studied Media Art at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna. He graduated in 2007 and therefore shot his first experimental short film "Out of Bounds" as a diploma thesis. The movie was shown at several international film festivals. Since then he has been working as a media artist, script writer and director in Vienna.
After several music videos and experimental shorts, Stephan Richter received the STARTER AWARD FOR FILM ART (Austrian Ministry of Culture and Arts) and started to work on his first feature film project ONE OF US. He met Arash T. Riahi, who supported the project as dramaturgical advisor and producer.
In 2013 ONE OF US was part of the EKRAN training programme in Warsaw (Wajda Film School) and was also nominated for the "Project Pitch Award" at the "Kino der Kunst Festival" (Cinema of Art Festival) in Munich. In 2015 ONE OF US was nominated for the New Directors Award at the San Sebastián International Film Festival.
FESTIVALS & AWARDS
KINOFEST LÜNEN 2016 - BEST MUSIC SCORE PRIZE & BERNDT MEDIA AWARD FOR BEST FILM TITLE
ZAGREB FILM FESTIVAL 2016 - PLUS AWARD FOR BEST YOUTH FILM