an experiment in the genre of melodrama

Janusz, a man in his late 40s, is confronted by the

sudden death of his estranged wife. To cover up for

his own failings, he hires a young escort to act

as his girlfriend and join him for the funeral in the

village he left many years ago.

  • length / 30'
  • year / 2018
  • format / digital, 2K 1.37:1
  • director / oliver adam kusio
  • production / filmuniversität babelsberg konrad wolf
  • crew / [director | script] oliver adam kusio
    [producer] simon b. stein, joshua domnick
    [cinematographer] marco müller
    [editor] michal kuleba
    [music] marcus sander
    [sound] till lorenz aldinger
    [sound editing | sound design] azadeh zandieh
    [gaffer] henrik römer
    [best boy] jakob reinhardt
    [spark] leyla hoppe
    [first assistant camera] robert schulzmann
    [production design] fanny welz
  • cast / bea brocks
    robert gallinowski
    iris böhm
  • (c) / 2018