World Premiere: 06.03.2019

Drübenland – The Land Over There

East-Berlin in the autumn of 1989. As soon as Marko’s parents are on vacation some odd wall falls down – and suddenly everything is in chaos. The mysterious grown-up talk about it doesn’t help, so it’s up to Marko to make sense of it on his own.

Crew, Cast & Production

Director

Arne Kohlweyer

Script

Arne Kohlweyer

Camera

Markus Kloth

Actors

Ari Kurecki (Marko Wedekind), Matthias Brenner (Grandfather), Malena Münch (Melanie Wedekind), Leo Maier (Ecki), Oscar Ebeling (Axel Wedekind)

Production

42film

Funding

Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung (MDM), Beauftragte der Bundesregierung für Kultur und Medien (BKM)

Film Information

Genre

Shortfilm

Languages

German

Countries

Germany

Year

2019

Length

17 min.

Festivals & Awards

  • Tampere Film Festival 2019

  • Palm Springs International ShortFest 2019 // Competition

  • Uppsala International Short Film Festival 2019 // Special Program

  • Filmfest Dresden 2019

  • Golden Raven International Arctic Festival 2019 // Competition

  • Aaretalter Kurzfilmtage 2019

  • Cinekid Festival Amsterdam 2019

  • West Nordic International Film Festival Ålesund 2019

  • Arkadia Shortfest Romania 2019

  • International Filmfestival SCHLINGEL // Competition

  • Cinemaway - Кіномаршрут Ukraine 2019 // Competition

  • Filmkunsttage Sachsen-Anhalt 2019 // Winner Short Film Competition

  • International Film Festival Kinenova Skopje // International Short Film Program

  • Goa Short Film Festival // Internationaler Wettbewerb

  • Festival Audiovisual Infantil y Juvenil // International Competition

  • Allgäuer Filmfeschdival 2019 // Competition