Author/Director: Tom Sommerlatte
Script development funded by: HessenFilm und Medien GmbH
Participant of RACCONTI #9 | IDM Script Lab
Nun Johanna (early 40s) returns home after more than a decade of being away. “Home” is a dreary small town out in the sticks. Her sister, Caroline (late 30s), who has taken over their parents’ hotel, can’t believe her eyes when Johanna suddenly appears at the reception.
No Baggage (WT)
Author/Director: Ben von Grafenstein
Script development funded by: FFA German Federal Film Board
A textile company in Brocklingen, Swabia, is threatened by bankruptcy. A major contract for which asylum seekers from the Gambia are trained as seamsters promises to save the day. The company survives and the rather stuffy village experiences a revival thanks to "the Africans". Until the new villagers are to be deported.
We don't need another hero (WT)
Author/Director: Winfried Bonengel
FLEISCHWOLF iis a black comedy about structural change, attitude and morals and that problems processed into organic dog food are indeed bestsellers, but finally nothing more than a short "respite".