Die Überstellung

A Film by Michael Grudsky

Synopsis

Erez, an Israeli commissioned officer, and two other soldiers have been ordered to transfer a prisoner to Megiddo prison. Along the way, a conflict arises that forces the young officer to surpass himself in order to solve the situation.

Director

  • Picture of Michael Grudsky © Michael Grudsky

    Michael Grudsky

    Michael Grudsky, born in 1985 in Rostov on Don (Russian Federation), immigrated in 1993 to Germany. After his higher education entrance qualification he took up his studies of Film Directing at the University of Film in Munich and at the University of Cinematography (VGIK) in Moscow. Currently he takes part in the master program at Filmakademie Vienna in Directing class of Michael Haneke.
    During his studies Michael realised several short films as a screenwriter and director (like A Last Sacrifice 2013; Silow 2011; Stillleben 2010). He directed several theatre plays written by A. Tchechov (Uncle Vanya), M. Gorki (Eccentrics) and A. Ostrovsky (Dochodnoe mesto) and played as an actor in different plays, such as M. Bulgakovs Zoyka's Apartment and Tchechovs Ivanov.

Awards + Festivals

  • *BEST SHORT FILM*
    38th FILMFESTIVAL MAX OPHÜLS PREIS 2017 (Short Film Competition, Saarbrücken, Germany)January 23, 2017
  • 39th CLERMONT FERRAND – FESTIVAL INT'L DU COURT MÉTRAGE (Official Selection, France)February 3, 2017
  • *BEST FILM*
    4th NOIDA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)February 12, 2017
  • *NOMINATION BEST INTERNATIONAL SHORT & BEST ACTOR IDO BARTAL*
    1st NEW RENAISSANCE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)March 3, 2017
  • 18th BAYREUTHER FILMFEST "KONTRAST" (Official Selection, Germany)March 3, 2017
  • DIAGONALE - FESTIVAL DES ÖSTERREICHISCHEN FILMS (Official Selection, Graz, Austria)March 28, 2017
  • 29th FILMFEST DRESDEN (National Competition, Germany)April 4, 2017
  • 19th MAUFLIMMERN KURZFILMFEST (Official Selection, Memmingen, Germany)April 15, 2017
  • 40th INTERNATIONALE GRENZLAND-FILMTAGE 2017 (Competition, Selb, Germany)April 20, 2017
  • 13th TALCA INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Chile)April 25, 2017
  • 20th BRUSSELS SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Int'l NEXT Competition, Belgium)April 27, 2017
  • 12th HOBOKEN INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Greenwood Lake, NY, USA)May 19, 2017
  • 13th JEWISH MOTIFS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Warsaw, Poland)May 25, 2017
  • 17th KURZFILMRENDEZVOUS IN STRASBOURG(Official Selection, France)June 1, 2017
  • 44th FESTIVAL OF NATIONS (Official Selection, Lenzing, Austria)June 2, 2017
  • 33rd HAMBURG INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (German Competition, Germany)June 6, 2017
  • 25th ART FILM FEST KOSICE (Official Selection, Kosice, Slovakia)June 16, 2017
  • LISTED IN THE CATALOGUE „GERMAN SHORT FILMS 2017“ (AG KURZFILM – GERMAN SHORT FILM ASSOCIATION)
  • FBW (GERMAN FILM AND MEDIA REVIEW): SEAL OF APPROVAL: 'HIGHLY RECOMMENDED'
    FBW (DEUTSCHEN FILMBEWERTUNGSSTELLE): PRÄDIKAT: 'BESONDERS WERTVOLL'

Crew

Screenplay
Evgeny Sosnitsky
Producer
Nina Poschinski
Commissioning Editor BR
Claudia Gladziejewski
Director
Michael Grudsky
Director of Photography
Timofei Lobov
Art Direction
Yoel Herzberg
Costume Design
Rona Doron
Sound
Kristofer Harris
Editor
Michael Grudsky
Sound Design
Heiko Müller
Music
Joseph Tawadros

Details

Running Time
22:24 mins
Shooting Format
2K, Arri Raw
Sceening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:1.85
Sound
Dolby Digital

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

+49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

FILMSCHOOL & CO-PRODUCTION

Filmakademie Wien - Filmacademy Vienna
Metternichgasse 12
1030 Vienna, Austria

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

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Kader Filmproduktion
Nina Poschinski
Munich, Germany

+49 (0) 176 61566417

info@kaderfilm.de

FACEBOOK
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INTERNATIONAL SALES AGENCY

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75011 PARIS, France

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