Dark Social

A Film by Catharina Isenburg

Synopsis

Global Village, digital generation: mysterious sexual assaults, real and virtual identities, a policewoman who becomes obsessed with the hunt…but who is she after? A socio-critical tech-noir debut film, showing the alarming dangers of new technologies.

Director

  • Picture of Catharina Isenburg © Catharina Isenburg

    Catharina Isenburg

    Catharina Isenburg has an academic and artistic background, is a painter and plays several instruments, her main interest is filming (attending Script/Directing workshops by European and US lecturers)

Awards + Festivals

  • 21st LA SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Competition, USA)August 2, 2017
  • *2nd PLACE*
    TATORT EIFEL 2017 (Official Selection, Germany)September 15, 2017
  • 2nd FICIT - FESTIVAL DE CINE INDEPENDENT DE TRUJILLO (Official Selection, Peru)September 28, 2017
  • INDIGO Filmfest XIII (Official Selection, Germany)October 13, 2017
  • 9th SHORT TO THE POINT (Official Selection, Bucharest, Romania)November 1, 2017
  • 1st TOFIFES - TORRECINOS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Panamá, Panama)November 20, 2017
  • STEAM HOUSE ENTERTAINMENT INDEPENDENT FILM AWARDS (Official Selection, Avenal, CA, USA)December 8, 2017
  • 3th BAHIA INDEPENDENT CINEMA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Salvador de Bahia, Brazil)December 8, 2017
  • 5th CHENNAI INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Chennai, India)February 18, 2018
  • 14th DEUTSCHES FERNSEHKRIMIFESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Wiesbaden, Germany)March 6, 2018
  • 7th DRESDNER FRAUEN*KURZFILMNACHT (Official Selection, Dresden, Germany)March 6, 2018
  • 1st BUXTINALE - FILMFEST BUXTEHUDE (Official Selection, Buxtehude, Germany)March 8, 2018
  • *BEST BACKGROUND MUSIC*
    1st CHAMBAL INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Rajasthan, India)March 10, 2018
  • 1st GLOBAL INDIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, India)March 24, 2018
  • *BEST THRILLER*
    2nd FALCON INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)March 27, 2018
  • 19th SCHWEINFURTER KURZFILMTAGE 2018 (Official Selection, Schweinfurt, Germany)March 29, 2018
  • 19th CROSSROADS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Jackson, MS, USA)April 12, 2018
  • 2nd JIM THORPE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Jim Thorpe, PA, USA)April 12, 2018
  • 6th FRONT RANGE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Longmont, CO, USA)April 27, 2018
  • 2nd THE BUDDHA INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 9, 2018
  • 10th CINEGLOBE FILM & VR FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Geneva, Switzerland)June 28, 2018
  • 3rd VIENNA INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Vienna, Austria)July 7, 2018
  • 3rd DRUNKEN FILM FEST (Official Selection, Bradford, United Kingdom)July 15, 2018
  • 7th CHEFCHAOUEN INT'L FILM FESTIVAL FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH (Official Selection, Chauen, Morocco)September 1, 2018
  • 2nd LANETT CITY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lanett, AL, USA)September 7, 2018
  • 3rd CUZCO UNDERGROUND CINEMA FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cuzco, Peru)October 3, 2018
  • 28th PÄRNU INTERNATIONAL FILM VIDEO FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pärnu, Estonia)October 11, 2018
  • 13th ORLANDO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Orlando, FL, USA)October 18, 2018
  • 3rd ADIRONDACK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Glens Falls, NY, USA)October 18, 2018
  • 4th SIERRA INT FILM WEEKEND (Official Selection, Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Santa Cruz, Bolivia)November 16, 2018
  • INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL “LA MIDA NO IMPORTA” (Official Selection, Barcelona, Spain)January 24, 2019
  • 5th INTERNATIONAL MOTION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Nicosia, Cyprus)May 6, 2019

Crew

Screenplay
Catharina Isenburg, Adaption: Andreas Wappel
Producer
Catharina Isenburg
Director
Catharina Isenburg
Director of Photography
Sebastian Cepeda
Costume Design
Elena Bichler
Sound
Bernhard Rausch, Christoph Probst
Editor
Andreas Wappel, Alice Thörisch
Sound Design
Nikolas Mühe, Horst Schnattler
Music
Victor Gangl

Details

Running Time
9:41 mins
Shooting Format
RED
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD), MOV, MP4, 16:9
Aspect Ratio
Codec Video: H264
Sound
Codec Audio:AAC

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstraße 21
D-10961 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Catharina Isenburg

shortfilmvienna@yahoo.de