Betonfraß

A Film by Karsten Kranzusch

Synopsis

CONCRETE CANCER

FUCHSER was beaten by his father and JOJO survived a stabbing. Their friend BALLA is terminally ill and he asked the two for one last act of friendship. At the same time the FC HANSA sinks into the third division. A coming-of-age story in fast, sharp contrasts.

Director

  • Picture of Karsten Kranzusch © Richard Jacobi

    Karsten Kranzusch

    born 1974 in Rostock
    -lives and works in Berlin
    -Member of the filmmakers network "Rostock School"

Awards + Festivals

  • 11th FISH FILMFESTIVAL (Competition, Rostock, Germany)May 15, 2014
  • *AUDIENCE AWARD BEST SHORT FILM* *HONORABLE MENTION*
    27th FILMFEST DRESDEN (National Competition, Germany)April 14, 2015
  • 25th FILMKUNSTFEST MECKLENBURG-VORPOMMERN (Official Selection, Schwerin, Germany)May 7, 2015
  • Tour of 27th FILMFEST DRESDEN (Single screenings in Freiberg, Pulsnitz, Frankenberg, Görlitz, Rostock, Quedllinburg, Annaberg, Markkleeberg, Plauen, Frankfurt am Main, Großhennersdorf, Fulda, Göttingen, Reichenbach/Vogtland, Fürstenwalde, Radebeul, Germany)May 9, 2015
  • KUNST OFFEN EVENT (Screening, Rostock, Germany)June 9, 2015
  • Summer Open Air Tour of 27th FILMFEST DRESDEN (Screening, Chemnitz, Jena, Dresden, München, Germany)July 15, 2015
  • *DIRECTOR'S AWARD*
    5th NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARDS (Official Selection, Raleigh, USA)September 5, 2016
  • *AUDIENCE AWARD*
    12th PROVINZIALE – FILMFEST EBERSWALDE (Competition, Germany)October 9, 2015
  • *BEST SHORT FILM*
    10th SZCZECIN EUROPEAN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection “Young German Cinema”, Poland)October 18, 2015
  • 13th KALPANIRIJHAR INT’L SHORT FICTION FILM FESTIVAL (Selection from 27th Filmfest Dresden 2015, Kolkata, India) November 2, 2015
  • *BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY*
    4th MUMBAI SHORTS INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)December 12, 2015
  • 44th FESTIVAL OF NATIONS (Official Selection, Lenzing, Austria)May 13, 2016
  • 13th JAMESON CINEFEST MISKOLC INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Miskolc, Hungary) September 9, 2016
  • 9th NAPERVILLE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Naperville, Illinois, USA)September 10, 2016
  • 10th INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL GOLDEN ANTEATERS (Official Selection, Lublin, Poland)November 18, 2016
  • *DIRECTOR’S CHOICE AWARD*
    INDIEFLICKS 2016 (December Screenings, Liverpool & Manchester, UK)December 7, 2016
  • CINEMA ON THE CORNER (Off on the Corner Screening, Warsaw, Poland)March 24, 2017
  • WARSAW SHORT FRAMING (Screening, Community Centre KADR, Poland)November 2, 2017

Crew

Director & Screenplay
Karsten Kranzusch
Producer
Klaus Blaudzun
Executive Producer
Thomas Wüstemann
Director of Photography
Timo Roth
Editor & Sound Design
Richard Jacobi

Details

Running Time
26:56
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo

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

RABAUKE Filmproduktion UG
Jan Klonowski
Warnowufer 30
Bürocenter 3
18057 Rostock, Germany

+49 (0) 173 978 44 41

CO-PRODUCTION COMPANIES

Morphium Film GbR

Institut für neue Medien Rostock gGmbH