Der Himmel ist überall blau

A Film by Gina Wenzel

Synopsis

THE SKY IS BLUE EVERYWHERE

When Marc is diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, he doesn’t know how and when to tell his girlfriend Sophie about it.

Director

  • Picture of Gina Wenzel © Gina Wenzel

    Gina Wenzel

    Gina Wenzel was born in Düsseldorf, after she graduated she did many internships in different theatres in Germany and England before she passed her bachelor degree in social work in 2012. In the scope of one of her internships she acquired experience in the theatre of Düsseldorf ("Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus"). Furthermore she did an internship in a media institute in Wuppertal ("Medienprojekt Wuppertal") in which she works till today as freelancer making documentaries about social topics. During these activities she found her calling in making movies, therefore she started in 2012 to study film at the University of Applied Science and Art in Dortmund. Till now Gina Wenzel produced many films. Some of her films can be bought as DVD in the shop of the media institute "Medienprojekt Wuppertal".

Awards + Festivals

  • FESTIVAL OF TOLERANCE – JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL ZAGREB (Official Selection, Croatia)April 9, 2016
  • 4th AIFF – ARIANO INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Ariano Irpino, Italy)August 1, 2016
  • 21st PORTOBELLO FIM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)September 1, 2016
  • *FOUNDERS AWARD*
    5th NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARDS (Official Selection, Raleigh, USA) September 5, 2016
  • 6th FILM FESTIVAL ABOUT PERSONS WITH DISABILITY (Official Selection, Bosnia and Herzegovina)September 16, 2016
  • 5th EVOLUTION MALLORCA INT’L FILM FESTIVAL 2016 (Official Selection, Palma de Mallorca, Spain)November 3, 2016
  • 6th AESTHETICA BAFTA RECOGNISED SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, York, UK)November 3, 2016
  • *AWARD SPONSORED BY MEDIEN.RLP – INSTITUT FÜR MEDIEN UND PÄDAGOGIK E.V.*
    33rd VIDEO/FILM TAGE KOBLENZ (Official Selection, Germany)November 4, 2016
  • 24th CAMERIMAGE - INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF THE ART OF CINEMATOGRAPHY (Student Etudes Panorama, Toruń, Poland)November 12, 2016
  • *NOMINATION BEST DIRECTOR*
    LARGO FILM AWARDS OCTOBER 2016 (Competition, Switzerland) November 17, 2016
  • 24th BLICKE – FILMFESTIVAL DES RUHRGEBIETS (Competition, Bochum, Germany)November 23, 2016
  • *BEST FICTION AWARD*
    3rd BARCELONA INTERNATIONAL DISABILITY FESTIVAL (Competition, Barcelona, Spain)December 12, 2016
  • 15th PUNE SHORT FILMFESTIVAL 2017 (Competition, India)January 12, 2017
  • 14th WE CARE FILM FEST 2017 (Official Selection, India)January 27, 2017
  • 17th FILUMS - INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Lahore, Pakistan)February 17, 2017
  • *REMI AWARD BRONZE*
    50th WORLDFEST-HOUSTON (Official Selection, Houston, Texas, USA)April 21, 2017
  • *FOUNDERS AWARD*
    INDIE FILM DEPOT 2017 (Competition, USA) May 4, 2017
  • 1st BEST FICTION FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Los Angeles, USA)May 19, 2017
  • STOCKHOLM INTERNATIONAL INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Competition, Sweden)July 6, 2017
  • 4th LOS ANGELES DIVERSITY FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Competition, USA)July 21, 2017
  • 11th FÜNF SEEN FILMFESTIVAL (Short Plus Wettbewerb (Mittellanger Film 21 - 60 Min), Gilching, Germany)July 27, 2017
  • *NOMINATION BEST FILM* *NOMINATION BEST ACTOR & BEST ACTRESS*
    2nd BUCHAREST SHORTCUT CINEFEST 2017 (Official Selection, Romania)August 27, 2017
  • 14th EUROPEAN FILM FESTIVAL INTEGRATION YOU AND ME 2017 (Competition, Poland)September 5, 2017

Crew

Screenplay
Gina Wenzel
Producer
FH Dortmund
Director
Gina Wenzel
Director of Photography
Leander Ott
Art Direction
Stefanie Becker
Costume Design
Pina Weitkamp
Sound
Arno Augustin
Editor
Gina Wenzel
Sound Design
Arno Augustin
Music
Moby & Drewhill

Details

Running Time
27:21
Shooting Format
Full HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo, Dolby Surround 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