Mein Sascha

A Film by Markus Kaatsch

Synopsis

A film about young and old love in a simple, touching drama, that follows passion and approaches the painful realization of having missed an important moment forever.

Director

  • Picture of Markus Kaatsch © Markus Kaatsch

    Markus Kaatsch

    Markus Kaatsch (d.o.b. 19.04.1987) is an actor, director and producer from Berlin. He plays act on German television, student films and commercials. In 2007 he established AUG&OHR MEDIEN. It’s a pool of creative, young and up-and-coming people from Berlin. In 2010 Markus has been accepted to study film production at the German Film and Television Academy Berlin (dffb).

Awards + Festivals

  • 7th NEISSE FILMFESTIVAL (Germany, Competition)
  • *nomination for UN-ASSOCIATION NORWAY YOUTH AWARD
    8th THE NORDIC YOUTH FILM FESTIVAL - NUFF (Norway, Int'l Comp. & OPENING FILM OF INT'L COMP.)
  • 17th OPEN EYES FILMFEST MARBURG (Germany, Competition)
  • *BEST SCREENPLAY
    16th SAN GIÒ VERONA VIDEO FESTIVAL (Italy, Int'l Competition)
  • 6th BUDAPEST SHORT FILM FESTIVAL - BuSho (Hungary, Panorama Section)September 1, 2010
  • 5th JOHN LENNON FILMFEST BERLIN (Germany, CLOSING FILM OF THE FESTIVAL)September 12, 2010
  • Official Premiere (Germany, ARSENAL cinema, Sony Center Berlin)September 18, 2010
  • 13th AUBURN INT'L FILM FESTIVAL FOR CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS (Australia, Int'l Competition)September 21, 2010
  • 2010 ATLANTA PHILOSOPHY FILM FESTIVAL (USA, Int'l Competition)
  • 6th EL OJO COJO MADRID INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Spain, Int'l Competition)
  • 14th WIENERVIDEO&FILMTAGE (Austria, CLOSING FILM OF THE FESTIVAL)
  • 13th INT'L AARHUS FILMFESTIVAL (Denmark, uphill-programme)November 11, 2010
  • 5th SHORT FILM FESTIVAL OBERSCHÖNEWEIDE (Germany, Int'l Competition)November 12, 2010
  • 6th INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL “THE 24 HOURS OF NUREMBERG” (Germany, Int'l Competition)November 13, 2010
  • 12th YOUKI INT'L YOUTH MEDIA FESTIVAL (Austria, Int'l Competition)November 19, 2010
  • 29th OULU INT'L CHILDREN’S AND YOUTH FILM FESTIVAL (Finland, Int'l Compilation)November 21, 2011
  • 8th FILMFEST DÜSSELDORF (Germany, Int'l Competition)November 24, 2010
  • 5th INT'L STREAMING FESTIVAL THE HAGUE (Netherlands, Int'l Competition)
  • *Nomination: CATHOLIC YOUTH MEDIA AWARD 2010
    16th FILMSCHAU BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG (Germany)
  • *Short Film of the week
    SHORTCUTZ BERLIN 2011 (Germany, Int'l Competition & FIRST FILM OF THE FESTIVAL)
  • 26th INT'L FILM MARKET – CLERMONT-FERRAND (France, Market Screening)
  • FILMFEST DURING THE BERLINALE OF “SCHOLZ FILM TV ABC PUBLISHER” (Germany, Compilation)
  • *2011 NORHERN WAVE AWARD for BEST INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM
    2011 NORTHERN WAVE INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Iceland, Int'l Comp.)
  • 58th BELGRADE DOCUMENTARY AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Serbia, Int'l Comp. & OPENING FILM OF SHORT HORT FILM COMP.)April 1, 2011
  • THE WEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAINEER SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (USA, Int'l Competition)April 30, 2011
  • *BEST EXPERIMENTAL SHORT FILM
    37th NEW YORK INT'L INDEPENDENT FILM AND VIDEO FESTIVAL (USA, Int'l Competition)
  • 14th BRUSSELS SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Belgium, Market Screening)
  • 51st KRAKOW FILM FESTIVAL (Poland, Krakow Film Market, Market Screening)
  • PORTO7 FESTIVAL INTERNATCIONAL DE CURTAS METRAGENS DO PORTO (Portugal, Int'l Comp.)
  • 7th INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL DETMOLD (Germany, Int'l Competition)
  • SHQIP FILM FEST – INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Kosovo, Int. Competition)
  • MOTOVUN FILM FESTIVAL 2011 (Croatia, Int. Competition)
  • 9th FILM FESTIVAL INTERNATIONALE SALENTO FINIBUS TERRAE (Italien, Int'l Competition)
  • 5th FÜNF SEEN FILMFESTIVAL (Germany; Int'l Competition)August 3, 2011
  • 10th KANSK INT'L VIDEO FESTIVAL (Russia; Special Program)August 20, 2011
  • 16th PORTOBELLO FILM FESTIVAL (UK, Int'l Competition)September 1, 2011
  • SPITZENKINO BERLIN (Germany, Special Program) September 20, 2011
  • REC JUGENDMEDIENFESTIVAL BERLIN (Germany, Competition)September 22, 2011
  • 3rd PYRENEES INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Spain, Int''l Competition)September 24, 2011
  • 8th NAOUSSA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Greek, Int'l Competition)
  • I'VE SEEN FILMS - INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Italy, Int'l Competition)
  • SAPPORO INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL AND MARKET (Japan, Int'l Competition)
  • * Winner
    BUNDESVERBAND DEUTSCHER FILM-AUTOREN BDFA e.V. (Germany, Regional Berlin Competition)
  • 4th U FRAME INT'L ACADEMIC VIDEO FESTIVAL (Portugal, Int'l Competition)
  • 10th INT'L CORNWALL FILM FESTIVAL (UK, Int'l Competition)
  • * 3rd Prize
    BUNDESVERBAND DEUTSCHER FILM-AUTOREN BDFA e.V. (Germany, State Berlin Competition)
  • 10th MIAMI SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (USA, Int'l Competition)November 14, 2011
  • 21th DaKINO INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Romania, Int'l Competition)November 21, 2011
  • FILMZ FESTIVAL DES DEUTSCHEN KINOS (Germany, OPENING SHORT FILM OF THE FESTIVAL)November 23, 2011
  • AKI SHORT MOVIE NIGHT (Germany, Competition)
  • * Nomination: Best Director, Best Photography, Best Actress, Best Actor
    SHORTCUTZ BERLIN AWARDS (Germany, Competition)
  • 6th ATHENS INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL PSAROKOKALO (Germany, Int'l Competition)
  • * Nomination: Romantic Award
    BLAUE BLUME – DER ROMANTIK AWARD – PATRON: REGINA ZIEGLER (Germany, Competition)
  • 15th BERMUDA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Bermuda, Competition)
  • 6th INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL OF INDIA (India, Int'l Competition)
  • 13th LANDSHUTER KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Germany, Competition)
  • IM RAUSCH MIT FREUNDEN FESTIVAL (Germany, Competition)
  • FLOßKINO 6 (Germany, Competition)
  • 4nd BERLINER KURZFILMROLLE @ RadioEins Open Air Cinemana Friedrichshain (Germany, Comp.)August 26, 2012
  • SEAL OF APPROVAL: 'HIGHLY RECOMMENDED'
    (FBW – German Film and Media Review)

Crew

Director
Markus Kaatsch
Screenplay
Markus Kaatsch
Producer
Markus Kaatsch
Director Of Photography
Heiko Merten
Editor
Markus Kaatsch
Sound-Design
Matthias Kaatsch
Music
Matthias Kaatsch

Details

Running Time
14:00
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
HDCam, DVD, DigiBeta, BetaSP, miniDV, BluRay, .mov (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:1,78 (16:9)
Sound
Stereo

Contact

Distribution & Production

Markus Kaatsch

aug&ohr medien
M. Kaatsch, J. Hardt & Co. GbR
Platz der Vereinten Nationen 28
D-10249 Berlin, Germany

49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de/film