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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.

IN COMPETITION
PREMIÈRE NORD-AMÉRICAINE

With the support of GERMAN FILMS

Programs

Thursday October 12, 2017

Program #224
21:10
Cinéma du Parc 2

Friday October 13, 2017

Program #257
17:00
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

contact

  • Helena Wittmann

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