Achttausend

A Film by Simon-Niklas Scheuring

Synopsis

Jens and his girlfriend Nessi live in a run-down cellar flat. One night when he comes home with his face beaten bloody, both of them are aware that they had no more money and they start to argue. The following day they set out to go to his father’s house. When Jens stealthily climbs through a balcony door to search for money, he is confronted with an unexpected discovery…

Director

  • Picture of Simon-Niklas Scheuring © Simon-Niklas Scheuring

    Simon-Niklas Scheuring

    Born in Heidelberg. From October 2005. Studies of Theatre, Film and Audiovisual Media at the University of Vienna. Since October 2009 studying at the University of Television and Film, Munich.

Awards + Festivals

  • 34th MAX OPHÜLS PREIS SAARBRÜCKEN (Germany)January 24, 2013
  • CLUJ SHORTS INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Competition, Romania)April 19, 2013
  • 29th FESTROIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Setubal, Portugal)June 7, 2013
  • FÜNF SEEN FILM FESTIVAL (Germany)July 30, 2013
  • BERLIN CINEMA SUMMER PARTY (Berlin, Germany)August 29, 2013
  • PORTOBELLO FILM FESTIVAL (London, UK)September 1, 2013
  • 19th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL IN DRAMA (Int’l Competition, Greece)September 16, 2013
  • FILMZEITKAUFBEUREN (Competition, Germany)October 2, 2013
  • 24th NEW ORLEANS FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, USA)October 10, 2013
  • 11th KALPANIRJHAR INTERNATIONAL SHORT FICTION FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, Kolkata, India)November 1, 2013
  • OULU INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S AND YOUTH FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, Finland) November 18, 2013
  • 15th MADURAI INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2013 (Int’l Competition, India)December 6, 2013
  • *NOMINATED IN DESKTOP SCREENING*
    6th JAIPUR INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (India)February 1, 2014
  • 2nd CHENNAI INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2014 (Official Selection, India)February 5, 2014
  • POP-UP CINEMA (Portobello Film Festival, UK)July 19, 2014

Crew

Director
Simon-Niklas Scheuring
Screenplay
Simon-Niklas Scheuring
Producer
Sebastian Bartetzko & Philip Grabow
Director Of Photography
Mateuz Smolka
Sound
Matthias Patzelt
Music
Christopher Linus Oel

Details

Running Time
19:00
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Dolby Digital 5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Grabow & Bartetzko Filmproduktion GbR
Sebastian Bartetzko & Philip Grabow
Goethestrasse 52
80336 München

Philip Grabow
+49-160-94781982
grabow@gb-film.de

Sebastian Bartetzko
0151/42313457
bartetzko@gb-film.de
www.gb-film.de

CO-PRODUCTION

Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film, München
University of Television and Film, Munich
Bernd-Eichinger-Platz 1
80333 München, Germany

+49 (0) 89-689 57-0
info@hff-muc.de