Western (WT)

(in post-production)



KOMPLIZEN FILM IN CO-PRODUCTION WITH CHOUCHKOV BROTHERS (BULGARIA), COOP99 (AUSTRIA) AND ZDF-DAS KLEINE FERNSEHSPIEL; FUNDED BY MINISTER OF STATE FOR CULTURE AND MEDIA, MEDIENBOARD BERLIN-BRANDENBURG, MDM MITTELDEUTSCHE MEDIENFÖRDERUNG, BULGARIAN NATIONAL FILM CENTER, AUSTRIAN FILM INSTITUTE, MEDIA.


Synopsis

A group of German construction workers moves to a construction site in the border region between Bulgaria and Greece. When the men realize there is a village nearby, they are confronted with their prejudice and mistrust. Two of the men turn the village into a stage on which they compete for the recognition and favor of the villagers.


Cast

with Meinhard Neumann, Reinhardt Wetrek, Syuleyman Letifov, Veneta Fragnova, Vyara Borisova, Aliosman Deliev, and others


Crew

Written and directed by Valeska Grisebach
Producers Jonas Dornbach, Janine Jackowski, Maren Ade, Valeska Grisebach
Co-produzent Boris Chouchkov (Chouchkov Brothers), Bruno Wagner (coop99)
Commissioning Editor Claudia Tronnier (ZDF-Das kleine Fernsehspiel), Meinolf Zurhorst (ZDF/Arte)
Director of Photography Bernhard Keller
Set Designer Beatrice Schultz


Distribution/ World distribution

Distribution: Piffl Medien (http://www.piffl-medien.de/)
Films Boutique: www.filmsboutique.com