Mimikri

A Film by Nora Friedel

Synopsis

Surrounded by the solitude of life in the countryside, teenage girl Jana wants to be photographed as a femme fatale, hoping to seduce a man many years her senior. Her friend, Andy, agrees to help her out with his analog camera. While Jana struggles with being fatale, Andy finds himself longing to be closer to her. What Jana is looking for might be nearer than she thought.

Director

  • Picture of Nora Friedel © Michael Schindegger

    Nora Friedel

    Nora Friedel lives and works as an artist and filmmaker in Vienna, Austria. After an education as a photographer, she graduated in 2010 with a degree for Transmedia Art at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. From the beginning she lays the focus of her artistic projects on film, photo and performative works and participates in numerous exhibitions and screenings. Since 2007 she works on movies in the areas of development, script, casting, production and distribution. In 2016 she realizes her first narrative short fiction film Mimikri, which for she wins the Thomas Pluch Script Award for short and medium length films 2017 at Diagonale, Festival of Austrian film.

Awards + Festivals

  • CINEMA NEXT SPECIAL: AMOUR FOU (Young Cinema from Austria, Vienna)November 17, 2016
  • 11th FILMZ - FESTIVAL OF GERMAN CINEMA (In competition for medium length films, Mainz, Germany)November 26, 2016
  • *THOMAS PLUCH SCRIPT AWARD FOR SHORT AND MEDIUM LENGTH FILMS*
    20th DIAGONALE (Graz, Austria)March 31, 2017
  • 4th BANJARA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Banjara, India)June 13, 2017
  • 5th FILMFESTIVAL KITZBUEHEL (Official Selection, Austria)August 21, 2017
  • *AWARD OF EXCELLENCE*
    2nd SCANDINAVIAN INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Helsinki, Finland)October 25, 2017
  • *PRESIDENT’S AWARD*
    7th NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARD (Competition, North Carolina, USA)November 16, 2017
  • *CINEMATIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARD*
    11th THESS INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Thessaloniki, Greece)November 25, 2017
  • *BEST EDITING*
    2nd CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, India)December 24, 2017
  • 3rd NEW RENAISSANCE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)March 1, 2018

Crew

Screenplay
Nora Friedel
Producer
Katharina Possert & Nora Friedel, in co-production with Das Rund GmbH
Director
Nora Friedel
Director of Photography
Michael Schindegger
Art Direction
Attila Plangger
Costume Design
Julia Eisenburger
Sound
Tjandra Warsosumarto
Editor
Gerhard Daurer
Sound Design
Andreas Pils, Gerhard Daurer
Music
Margaret Unknown

Details

Running Time
27:41 mins
Shooting Format
2K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1;1,85
Sound
5.Q SR

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

aug&ohr medien
Markus Kaatsch
Riemannstraße 21
D-10961 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

CO-PRODUCTION COMPANY

Das Rund GmbH
Lisa Scheid
Lindengasse 1
A - 1070 Vienna, Austria

+ 43 (0) 1 5224407

lisa@dasrund.com
www.dasrund.com

DIRECTOR

Nora Friedel

welcome@norafriedel.com
www.norafriedel.com