GERMANY | 95 minutes | 2017

For her début feature, German filmmaker Helena Wittmann delivers a contemplative journey across the waves. After a weekend together on the North Sea, two women go their separate ways. One gets set to return to her family in Argentina; the other ventures to the Carib-bean, crossing the ocean aboard a raft. A powerful sensory experience that’s as acoustic as it is visual, the film uses breathtaking cinematography to immerse the viewer in the swells of the Atlantic.


With the support of GERMAN FILMS


Thursday October 12, 2017

Program #224
Cinéma du Parc 2

Friday October 13, 2017

Program #257
Cinémathèque - Salle Fernand-Seguin

Helena Wittmann

No biography

2017 DRIFT (HD I Dolby Surround I 16:9 I colour I 95’ )
2015 ANTHONY MCCALL: CROSSING THE ELBE (HD I Dolby Stereo I 16:9 I colour I 19’ )
2015 LATER (HD I Stereo I 16:9 I colour I 5’)
2014 21,3°C (16mm I Dolby Stereo I16:9 I colour I 16’)
2013 WILDNIS I THE WILD (HD I Dolby 5.1 / Stereo I 16:9 I colourI 12’)
2010 KREISEN I CIRCLING (16mm I Stereo I 4:3 I colour I 16’20’’)

distribution and credits

  • Editing Helena Wittmann
  • Sound designer Nika Breithaupt
  • Cinematographer Helena Wittmann
  • Screenplay Helena Wittmann
  • Cast Theresa George, Josefina Gill
  • Sound desgin Nika Breithaupt


  • Helena Wittmann

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