Domoj

A Film by Simona Feldman

Synopsis

Juri is growing up under deprived circumstances in a small village in the former CCCP. When his father moves to Germany to earn money for his family he hast to come to grips with a life without a father.

Director

  • Picture of Simona Feldman © Simona Feldman

    Simona Feldman

    Simona Feldman was born in 1980 in Rehovot/Israel and moved to Germany in 1985. She studied Journalism, Jewish Studies and German Literature in Berlin and worked as a production assistant, assistant director and continuity & script supervisor. Since 2008, she has been studying Directing at the German Film and Television Academy Berlin (dffb). She directed the short films SHABAT (2009) and BABUSCHKA (2012).

Awards + Festivals

  • 25th FILMFEST DRESDEN (National Competition, Germany)April 16, 2013
  • 31st INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL OF URUGUAY (Uruguay) April 23, 2013
  • 26th EUROPEAN MEDIA ART FESTIVAL OLDENBURG (Germany)April 23, 2013
  • INTERNATIONAL YOUTH SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2013 (Turkey)April 24, 2013
  • 5th LEIDEN INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, Netherlands)June 1, 2013
  • 6th FILM FESTIVAL BRESCELLO (Italy)June 23, 2013
  • LOCALIZE FESTIVAL (Potsdam, Germany)July 14, 2013
  • 19th SAN GIO VERONA VIDEO FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, Italy)July 23, 2013
  • 43rd GIFFONI EXPERIENCE FILM FESTIVAL SECTION ELEMENTS 10 (Official Competition, Italy)July 27, 2013
  • 5th SOLANIN FILMFESTIVAL (Nowa Sol, Poland)August 21, 2013
  • BERLIN CINEMA SUMMER PARTY (Berlin, Germany)August 29, 2013
  • PORTOBELLO FILM FESTIVAL (London, UK)September 1, 2013
  • 3rd ODERKURZ-FILMSPEKTAKEL (Competition, Germany)September 13, 2013
  • LAHORE INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL (Pakistan)September 16, 2013
  • FILMZEITKAUFBEUREN (Competition, Germany)October 2, 2013
  • 6th U.FRAME – INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC VIDEO FESTIVAL (Official Competition, Portugal)October 18, 2013
  • 8th FESTIVAL DEUTSCHSPRACHIGER FILME (Prague, Czech Republic)October 18, 2013
  • *BEST SHORT FILM*
    KONSTANZER KURZ.FILM.SPIELE (Competition, Germany)October 19, 2013
  • 30th CHICAGO INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, USA)October 25, 2013
  • AWARD FOR CIVIC EDUCATION OF RHINELAND-PALATINATE*
    30th VIDEO/FILM TAGE - SCREENING_013 KOBLENZ (Competition, Germany)November 1, 2013
  • 11th KALPANIRJHAR INTERNATIONAL SHORT FICTION FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, Kolkata, India)November 1, 2013
  • 43rd ALCINE – FESTIVAL DE CINE DE ALCALÁ DE HENARES (ShortLatino Video Library Catalogue, Madrid, Spain)November 8, 2013
  • SAN MARINO FILM FESTIVAL 2013 (Int’l Competition, San Marino)November 17, 2013
  • WE THE PEOPLES FILM FESTIVAL (London, UK)November 20, 2013
  • 1st “TOAMNA DE AUR” FILM FESTIVAL (Out-of Competition Section, Moldova)November 29, 2013
  • FESTIVAL ZUBROFFKA (Int’l Competition, Poland)December 4, 2013
  • 15th MADURAI INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2013 (Int’l Competition, India)December 6, 2013
  • POVERTYCURE INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (New York, USA)December 12, 2013
  • *BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARD*
    9th DIECIMINUTI FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Competition, Italy)January 15, 2014
  • *2nd PRIZE*
    2nd INTERFAK* - KURFILMFEST BERLIN (Germany)January 24, 2014
  • 2nd CHENNAI INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2014 (Official Selection, India)February 5, 2014
  • 19th FILMFESTIVAL TÜRKEI/DEUTSCHLAND (Nürnberg, Germany)March 20, 2014
  • *GOLD REMI AWARD (Family / Children Shorts)*
    WORLDFEST – 47th HOUSTON INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)April 4, 2014
  • 15th NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL (Short Film Competition, USA)April 24, 2014
  • 5th HILL COUNTRY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)April 30, 2014
  • 9th SUNSCREEN FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA)May 1, 2014
  • 54th ZLIN FILM FESTIVAL (Int’l Student Film Competition “Zlín dog”, Czech Republic)May 30, 2014
  • 7th INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN’S FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Poland)June 22, 2201
  • 12th CINEMADAMARE 2014 (Official Selection, Italy) July 5, 2014
  • 8th STREET FESTIVAL OF KALAMATA (Special Program, Greece)July 11, 2014
  • 21st OPENEYES FILMFEST (Competition, Marburg, Germany)July 20, 2014
  • 21st CAPALBIO CINEMA INT’L SHORT FILM FEST (non-competitive Junior, Italy)July 24, 2014
  • 3rd KOLKATA SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)August 9, 2014
  • AEROE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2014 (Official Selection, Denmark) August 23, 2014
  • 9th CYPRUS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Competitive Section, Greece)September 9, 2014
  • 17th AUBURN INT’L FILM FESTIVAL FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS (Official Selection, Australia)September 15, 2014
  • 1st GOA SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)September 17, 2014
  • 8th KINOFEST INTERNATIONAL DIGITAL FILM FESTIVAL (Made in Germany Programme, Bucharest, Romania)September 26, 2014
  • 5th PELOPONNESIAN CORINTHIAN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL “BRIDGES” (Competitive Section, Greece) October 1, 2014
  • 7th FREENETWORLD INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Serbia)October 3, 2014
  • KURZFILMABEND IM “GELEGENHEITEN” (Screening, Berlin, Germany)October 4, 2014
  • 12th INDEPENDENT SHORT FESTIVAL FILM FRONT (Official Selection, Serbia)October 23, 2014
  • 36th WOMEN’S FILM FESTIVAL FLORENCE (Official Selection, Italy)November 6, 2014
  • 11th FESTIVAL INTERNACIONAL DE CORTOMETRAJES FENACO PERÚ 2014 (Official Selection, Cusco, Perú)November 12, 2014
  • 27th FOYLE FILM FESTIVAL (Competition: „Light in Motion Awards for Best Short Film“, Ireland)November 19, 2014
  • MUMBAI WOMEN’S INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)December 6, 2014
  • 3rd MUMBAI SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL – 14 (Official Selection, India)December 20, 2014
  • 3rd BODDINALE 2015 (Competition, Berlin, Germany)February 5, 2015
  • THE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL SARAJEVO “SARAJEVO WINTER” 2015 (Official Selection, Bosnia-Herzegovina)February 11, 2015
  • 5th CÓRTEX – FESTIVAL DE CURTAS-METRAGENS DE SINTRA (Official Selection, Portugal)February 12, 2015
  • 5th FILUMS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pakistan)February 13, 2015
  • 13th IVY FILM FESTIVAL 2015 (Official Selection, USA)April 6, 2015
  • CHILDREN’S INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Dubai, UAE)April 24, 2015
  • 12th NEIßE-FILMFESTIVAL 2015 (Competition, Germany)May 5, 2015
  • 6th FESTIVAL TAGLIACORTI 2015 (Short Movies - Professionals category, Trieste, Italy)May 5, 2015
  • *BEST ARTHOUSE*
    CORONA FASTNET SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Ireland)May 20, 2015
  • 16th ShorTS - INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Maremetraggio Section, Italy)July 10, 2015
  • PDP – CREATIVE MEDIA CONFERENCE (Screening, Festival Film Front Program, Novi Sad, Serbia)September 3, 2015
  • 13th AROUCA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Portugal)September 11, 2015
  • 8th CINESEPTIEMBRE MUESTRA INTERNACIONAL DE CINE INDEPENDIENTE (Official Selection, Mexico)September 17, 2015
  • 5th ICKLE FILM FEST (Official Selection, UK)September 24, 2015
  • 7th BAGHDAD INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Special Program, Iraq)October 1, 2015
  • 3rd SEOUL GURO INTERNATIONAL KIDS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, South Korea)October 30, 2015
  • 7th INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL "STEPS" (Competition Program, Ukraine)December 24, 2015
  • WOMEN IN REVOLT - BERLIN-BOUND (Screening ShortsOnTap, Z-inema Berlin, Germany)March 8, 2016
  • 1st CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)December 24, 2016
  • 3rd LONG AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL OF SANTIAGO (Official Selection, Santiago de Chile, Chile)March 9, 2017
  • 1st LINK INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, UK)July 7, 2017

Crew

Director
Simona Feldman
Screenplay
Julian Landweer
Producer
Markus Kaatsch
Editing
Simona Feldman, Carolin Haberland
Sound
Andrej Tag
Cast
David Kaplan, Lenn Kudjawizki, Marina Frenk

Details

Running Time
9'
Shooting Format
HD
Sceening Format
DCP, DVD, HDCam, DigiBeta, BluRay, .mov (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9 (1:1,78)
Sound
Dolby 5.1 / Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

FILMSCHOOL, DISTRIBUTOR & PRODUCTION

dffb
Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin
German Film and Television Academy
Anna Zaluska, Josephine Settmacher
Potsdamer Str. 2
D-10785 Berlin, Germany

+49 30 257 59 153 / - 152
a.zaluska@dffb.de
j.settmacher@dffb.de
www.dffb.de