Selb · April 04 - 07, 2024 47. GRENZLAND-FILMTAGE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
Program

Once Upon A Time in Germany

(at Jungbrunnen Selb)

Storyline

ONCE UPON A TIME IN GERMANY - a home-movie cabinet of German memory culture of the 1960s. - to 1980s - years: From over 50 kilometers of Super 8mm - Found - Footage is a visually associative cut - Up - film was created, which the two directors recorded live with self-composed tape - soundscapes and sampled text fragments from German Dada- , Beat- and underground literature. An analogue cinema experience that breaks with the cinema and at the same time formulates a declaration of love for the cinema.

About the film/director

Wiebke Thomsen Born 1982 in Georgsmarienhütte. Studied cultural studies, film studies and philosophy in Leipzig and Hildesheim. Cinema operator and film expert. Works as a freelance live super 8mm cinema artist.
Johannes Thomsen Born 1981 in Hanover. Studied German, political science and law in Marburg. Copywriter, cultural journalist and cinema operator. Works as a freelance Live Super 8mm cinema artist.

Credits

Director:
Wiebke Thomsen & Johannes Thomsen
Script:
Wiebke Thomsen & Johannes Thomsen
Camera:
Johannes Thomsen
Editor:
Wiebke Thomsen
Sound:
Stereo-Tape & Live-Samples, Johannes Thomsen
Music:
Johannes Thomsen
Cast:
Teller: Christian Preuss, Voice: Beatrice Fago
Producer:
LDRBST.
Contact:
Wiebke Thomsen & Johannes Thomsen
E-Mail:
info@lodderbast.de
  • Germany
  • OmeU (German)
  • 2022
  • 80 minutes

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