Au Pair

A Film by Marc Schießer

Synopsis

The French au pair girl Joline visits Germany to work in the Chinese restaurant “Blue Dragon”. The tension in the relation between her and her host, Mrs. Zhou, rises. It more and more becomes a psychological duel –up to the point, where Joline discovers the secret of the restaurant.

Director

  • Picture of Marc Schießer © Marc Schießer

    Marc Schießer

    Born in Wuppertal, Germany in 1986, Marc Schießer started making short films at the age of 13. Trying out multiple positions at first, he is now usually doing an combination of writing, directing and editing. After some festival touring and a few prices, the filmmaker became a freelancer in 2009 and is a producer of various music videos and fashion films. In addition to that, he is part of the staff of Medienprojekt Wuppertal, where he assists young people in doing short film work.

Awards + Festivals

  • 12th UP-AND-COMING INTERNATIONALES FILM FESTIVAL HANNOVER (Competition, Germany)November 21, 2013
  • *KILLER PERFORMANCE (FEMALE) FOR YVONNE YUNG HEE*
    3rd GENRENALE FILMFESTIVAL (Competition, Berlin, Germany)February 11, 2015
  • 23rd FILMFESTIVAL CONTRAVISION (Competition, Berlin, Germany)March 20, 2015
  • CLUJ SHORTS INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Romania)March 23, 2015
  • 9th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL OF INDIA (Shortlisted, India)March 25, 2015
  • 17th INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF DETECTIVE FILMS „DETECTIVEFEST“ (Official Selection, Moscow, Russia)April 15, 2015
  • GENRENALE SCREAMER TOUR 2015 (Germany)May 8, 2015
  • *NOMINATION: BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS*
    2nd FILMQUEST FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA)June 18, 2015
  • 8th NAPERVILLE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Illinois, USA)September 12, 2015

Crew

Screenplay
Marc Schießer
Director of Photography
Oliver Freuwörth
Camera Asistant
Sven Layh
Producer
Mario von Grumbkow
Co-Producer
Kim Münster
Director
Marc Schießer
Assistant Director
André Krähling
Editor
Marc Schießer
Sound
Tim Gontrum, Marcel Zytnicki
Music
Dafuq

Details

Running Time
25:00‘
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
Cinemascope (1:2,35)
Sound
Stereo
Website

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Vollbild e.V.
c./o. Kim Münster
Benzstr. 5
42117 Wuppertal, Germany

mail@kimmuenster.de