Die Jacke

A Film by Patrick Vollrath

Synopsis

A boy meets a girl. It could be love. But there is this jacket, too. And the jacket will change everything…

Director

  • Picture of Patrick Vollrath © Anna Hawliczek

    Patrick Vollrath

    Patrick Vollrath was born in 1985 and raised in a small town in Central Germany. 2005 to 2008 Film and Video Training at ARRI Film & TV in Munich, Germany. He started his career as an editor.
    From 2008 to 2015 Bachelor Film Studies in Directing at the University of Music and Performing Arts - Film Academy Vienna in the class of Academy Award and two times Palme D‘Or winner Michael Haneke. Patrick Vollrath has won several national and international prizes for his works. 2011 and 2013 he went to Cannes to be a participant of the Cannes Young Lions Competition. In 2013 he was a participant of the Berlinale Talent Campus. He went on to win several national and international prizes for his work and his latest film EVERYTHING WILL BE OKAY, was not only shown at the Semaine de la Critique in Cannes, it also won a Student Academy Award, as well as many prestigious international prizes and every important ‘upcoming' award in Germany.
    In 2016 his film EVERYTHING WILL BE OKAY is nominated for an Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film.

Awards + Festivals

  • 22nd CAMERIMAGE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF THE ART OF CINEMATOGRAPHY (Student Etudes Competition, Poland) November 19, 2014
  • *ACTORS ON MISE-EN-SCÈNE AWARD*
    1st MOV- INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Competition, Brazil)December 9, 2014
  • 36th FILMFESTIVAL MAX OPHÜLS-PREIS (Competition, Germany) January 20, 2015
  • 25th BAMBERGER KURZFILMTAGE (Competition, Germany)February 23, 2015
  • 20th TAMPERE FILM FESTIVAL (Competition, Finland)March 4, 2015
  • 18th FEC FESTIVAL – EUROPEAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Competition, Spain)March 11, 2015
  • 18th DIAGONALE – FESTIVAL DES ÖSTERREICHISCHEN FILMS (Competition, Austria)March 17, 2015
  • *SPECIAL MENTION*
    16th LANDSHUTER KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Competition, Germany)March 18, 2015
  • 8th EUROPEAN SHORT-FILMS FSTIVAL „SUP DE COURTS“ (Official Selection, Paris, France)March 30, 2015
  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL BELGRADE (Official Selection, Serbia)March 30, 2015
  • 25th FESTIVAL DU FILM DE BEAUVAIS OISE (Official Selection, France)April 11, 2015
  • BUNDESFILMFESTIVAL SPIELFILM 2015 – FREIER WETTBEWERB „OFFENES FENSTER“ (Competition, Schrobenhausen, Germany)April 17, 2015
  • *AWARD FOR BEST ACTOR*
    18th BRUSSELS SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Belgium)April 23, 2015
  • 25th FILMKUNSTFEST M-V (Competition, Germany)May 6, 2015
  • 21st KURZFILMTAGE THALMÄSSING (Competition, Germany)May 15, 2015
  • 21st PALM SPRINGS INT’L SHORTFEST AND FILM MARKET (Official Selection, USA)June 16, 2015
  • 69th EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, UK)June 17, 2015
  • 23rd ART FILM FEST (Int’l Competition, Slovakia)June 19, 2015
  • FUSION FESTIVAL 2015 (Screening, Germany)June 24, 2015
  • 11th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL DETMOLD (Official Selection, Germany)June 25, 2015
  • IN THE PALACE INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2015 (Official Selection, Bulgaria)June 27, 2015
  • *SPECIAL MENTION*
    30th ALPINALE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Competition, Austria)August 11, 2015
  • SHORTYNALE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL KLOSTERNEUBURG 2015 (Official Selection, Austria) August 12, 2015
  • 15th FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE ESCUELAS DE CINE (Official Selection, Uruguay)August 13, 2015
  • 39th OPEN AIR FILMFEST WEITERSTADT (Competition, Germany)August 16, 2015
  • ODENSE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Main Competition, Denmark)August 24, 2015
  • 5th FARCUME – FARO’S SHORT-FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Faro, Portugal)August 26, 2015
  • 20th PORTOBELLO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)September 9, 2015
  • 12th JAMESON CINEFEST – MISKOLC INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Hungary)September 11, 2015
  • 5th ODERKURZ-FILMSPEKTAKEL (Non-Competition, Night Program, Germany)September 12, 2015
  • KURZFILM-KIEK-IN-SNEAK PREVIEW (Screening, Kiel, Germany)September 15, 2015
  • SEOUL INTERNATIONAL EXTREME-SHORT IMAGE&FILM FESTIVAL (Short Film Competition, South Korea)September 17, 2015
  • 10th INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL ALBANIA (Official Selection, Tirana, Albania)September 21, 2015
  • 5th ICKLE FILM FEST (Official Selection, UK)September 24, 2015
  • 25th MESSAGE TO MAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, Saint-Petersburg, Russia)September 26, 2015
  • SNEAK PREVIEW REEL SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL (Special Screening, Alberta, Canada)September 27, 2015
  • 9th THESS INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM (Official Selection, Thessaloniki, Greece)October 9, 2015
  • *SPECIAL JURY MENTION*
    TIMISHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, Romania)October 15, 2015
  • MMC MOVIES FÖRDERPREIS SCHNITT 2015 (Pre-Nomination, Cologne, Germany)October 23, 2015
  • *BEST PICTURE / BEST DIRECTOR*
    2nd CONNECT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)October 25, 2015
  • *BEST SHORT FILM*
    NOMINATION „KURZUNDSCHÖN“ (Category Short Film, Cologne, Germany)October 28, 2015
  • 10th MOSCA – CAMBUQUIRA SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Programme, Brazil)October 30, 2015
  • 10th LEIDEN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Shorts Competition, Netherlands)October 30, 2015
  • 6th BALKANS BEYOND BORDERS SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (VIS Vienna Independent Shorts Program, Greece)October 30, 2015
  • 2.3rd ARCIPELAGO – INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF SHORT FILMS & NEW IMAGES (The Short Planet – Int’l Short Films & New Images Competition, Rome, Italy)November 4, 2015
  • 11th EARLY BIRD STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sofia, Bulgaria)November 4, 2015
  • 29th LEEDS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Short Film Competition, UK)November 5, 2015
  • 20th FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DU COURT-MÉTRAGE DE DIJON (European Competition, France)November 7, 2015
  • 30th BREST EUROPEAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Film Market, France)November 15, 2015
  • 16th IZMIR SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Off-Competition, Turkey)November 17, 2015
  • 15th FLENSBURGER KURZFILMTAGE (Competition, Germany)November 18, 2015
  • 21st LEUVEN INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (European Competition, Belgium)November 27, 2015
  • SPECIAL SCREENING OF MOV 2014 Short Films (Cinema Club "Biologia Aberta", Brazil)November 28, 2015
  • 10th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL ŻUBROFFKA (Whole Wide World Competition, Poland)December 2, 2015
  • 2nd INKLUSIVES KURZFILMFESTIVAL KLAPPE AUF! (Competition, Hamburg, Germany)December 4, 2015
  • KARAMA HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Jordan)December 5, 2015
  • 11th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL COURTS DEVANT (Official Selection, Paris, France)December 10, 2015
  • 5th FESTIVAL LE TEMPS PRESSE 2015 (Nomination Woman Prize, Monaco)December 15, 2015
  • 29th STUTTGARTER FILMWINTER (Speical Program, Germany)January 14, 2016
  • 32nd INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL “SARAJEVO WINTER 2016” (Official Selection, Bosnia and Herzegovina)February 7, 2016
  • 6th FiLUMS’16 INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pakistan)February 12, 2016
  • 2nd GÖTTINGER KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Competition, Germany)February 26, 2016
  • *1st PRIZE*
    FILMTAGE FRIEDRICHSHAFEN JETZT ODER NIE 2016 (Competition, Germany)February 26, 2016
  • 17th BAYREUTHER FILMFEST “KONTRAST” (Competition, Germany)February 26, 2016
  • 17th BUNTER HUND – INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL MUNICH (Competition, Germany)March 10, 2016
  • *WINNER*
    STUDENT MEDIA FESTIVAL OF WALES (International Fiction category, Cardiff, UK)March 10, 2016
  • 17th SCHWEINFURTER KURZFILMTAGE (Competition, Germany)March 24, 2016
  • 4th HEADWATERS FILM FEST 2016 (Official Selection, Bemidji, Minnesota, USA)April 1, 2016
  • 11th KINOKI INT’L FILM FESTIVAL 2016(Official Selection, México City, México)April 4, 2016
  • 6th CAPITAL CITY FILM FESTIVAL (CCFF) (Official Selection, USA)April 6, 2016
  • 2nd KURZFILM-KIEK-IN LABOE (Screening, Germany)April 7, 2016
  • TAGLIA CORTI 2016 (Finalist, Trieste, Italy)April 7, 2016
  • 10th NEXT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Int'l Competition, Bucharest, Romania)April 7, 2016
  • 47th NASHVILLE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Nashville, TN, USA)April 14, 2016
  • 11th MYRTLE BEACH INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA)April 20, 2016
  • HOLLYWORMS – 4th LANGE KURZFILMTAG (Screening, Worms, Germany)April 23, 2016
  • 8th LEIDEN INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM EXPERIENCE (Official Selection, Leiden, The Netherlands)April 29, 2016
  • *BEST LIVE ACTION SHORT UNDER 13 MINUTES*
    9th REEL SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Alberta, Canada)May 10, 2016
  • 2nd KARAMA GAZA HUMAN RIGHTS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Amman, Jordan)May 12, 2016
  • 18th SHORT SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL & ASIA (Int’l Competition, Tokyo, Japan)June 2, 2016
  • FASSADENKINO: DIE KURZFILM-FAHRRADTOUR (Screening, Magdeburg, Germany) June 8, 2016
  • FILM IN DE BUURT (Official Selection, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)August 13, 2016
  • KURZFILMABEND KLEINES KINO E.V. (Screening, Frankfurt /Oder, Germany)September 9, 2016
  • ODENSE INT'L FILM FESTIVAL SPECIAL SCREENING (Official Selection, Denmark)November 21, 2016
  • “BEST OF FILMTAGE FRIEDRICHSHAFEN” (Screening, Friedrichshafen, Germany) March 6, 2017
  • 4th CONNECT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Los Angeles, USA)December 10, 2017
  • 9th DORTMUNDER TRESEN-FILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Dortmund, Germany)June 4, 2019

Crew

Producer
Patrick Vollrath
Director
Patrick Vollrath
Screenplay
Patrick Vollrath
Director of Photography
Anselm Hartmann
Editor
Sebastian Schreiner, Patrick Vollrath
Sound-Design
Rudi Pototschnig
Music
Tim McMorris, OutLoudMusic, Simon Reid Music, Jesus Ginard, Depard, Soundroll

Details

Running Time
9:14
Shooting Format
2K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:2,35
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

INTERNATIONAL SALES AGENCY

Gonella Productions
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13400 - Aubagne – France

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www.gonellaproductions.com

FILM SCHOOL

Filmakademie Wien - Filmacademy Vienna
Metternichgasse 12
1030 Vienna, Austria

+43 (0) 1 71155-2902

filmakademie@mdw.ac.at
http://www.mdw.ac.at/filmakademie/de/