Not Funny!

A Film by Katharina Woll

Synopsis

Homophobia is not funny, everything else is!

Director

  • Picture of Katharina Woll © Katharina Woll

    Katharina Woll

    Katharina Woll was born 1984 in Munich. After her A-levels she lived in Quito, Ecuador for a few months, assisting the German documentary filmmaker Sigmund Thies. From 2004-2009 she studied Film and Theater Studies at the Friedrich- Alexander- University Erlangen, Ludwigs-Maximilian University Munich and the University of Buenos Aires. During her studies she worked for the Munich film production company DENKmal Film GmbH. She also worked for Perfect Shot Films Berlin as assistant director for "Knistern der Zeit – Christoph Schlingensief and his opera village". In addition, she interned with Armin Petras at the Thalia Theater Hamburg and with René Pollesch at the Munich Kammerspiele. Since 2010 she has been studying Film Directing at the German Film and Television Academy in Berlin. Recently she has directed various shorts and exercises.

Awards + Festivals

  • 2nd SCHNONGS STUDENTISCHES KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Germany)June 19, 2014
  • 11th ANONIMUL INTERNATIONAL INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Romania)August 12, 2014
  • LANGE NACHT DES KURZEN FILMS GERA (Competition, Germany)August 23, 2014
  • 19th PORTOBELLO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)August 28, 2014
  • 10th BUDAPEST SHORT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL – BUSHO (Int’l Competition, Hungary)September 2, 2014
  • LOCALIZE FILM FESTIVAL (Competition, Potsdam, Germany)September 12, 2014
  • 4th AUTUMN SHORTS FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)September 15, 2014
  • GOLDEN ORCHID INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL (Short film program, USA)September 20, 2014
  • 14th BARCELONA INTERNATIONAL LGTIB FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Spain)October 17, 2014
  • 36th WOMEN’S FILM FESTIVAL FLORENCE (Official Selection, Italy)November 6, 2014
  • 29th SCHWENNINGER KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Competition, Germany)November 21, 2014
  • 18th INTERNATIONAL STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL CINEMAIUBIT (Official Selection, Romania)December 2, 2014
  • 14th NONSTOPKURZFILM-FESTIVAL (Competition, Nuremberg, Germany)December 5, 2014
  • 7th COUCH FEST FILMS 2014 (Official Selection, Worldwide)December 6, 2014
  • 16th MADURAI INTERNATIONAL DOCUMENTARY AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selction, India)December 6, 2014
  • 9th THE HAGUE – STREAMING FESTIVAL FOR AUDIO AND VISUAL ART (Official Selection, Netherlands)December 9, 2014
  • THE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL SARAJEVO “SARAJEVO WINTER” 2015 (Official Selection, Bosnia-Herzegovina)February 11, 2015
  • 5th BELOIT INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Beloit, Wisconsin, USA)February 20, 2015
  • 16th BAYREUTHER FILMFEST “KONTRAST” (Competition, Germany)February 22, 2015
  • SHORTS ON TAP PRESENT: TRUE CALOURS – 7 SHORT FILMS (Screening, London, UK)March 19, 2015
  • YOUFILMAKER 2015 - INT’L YOUTH SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Italy)March 22, 2015
  • 3rd INTERNATIONAL MOTION FESTIVAL – IMF 2015 (Official Selection, Cyprus)March 26, 2015
  • *BRONZE REMI AWARD*
    48th WORLDFEST HOUSTON - HOUSTON INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)April 10, 2015
  • CELLU L‘ART SHORT FILM FESTIVAL JENA (Open Air, Germany)April 21, 2015
  • 7th SENE FILM, MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Rhode Island, USA) April 25, 2015
  • RED OCTOPUS PRESENTS A NIGHT OF COMEDY SHORTS (Screening, Arkansas, USA)May 20, 2015
  • KASHISH MUMBAI INTERNATIONAL QUEER FILM FESTIVAL (Non Competition Category, India)May 29, 2015
  • 8th PORTO7 – OPORTO INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Portugal)June 10, 2015
  • 11th INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL DETMOLD (Official Selection, Germany)June 25, 2015
  • ZEITIM:PULS KURZFILMWETTBEWERB 2015 (Official Selection, Vienna, Austria)June 25, 2015
  • 7th FREDERICK FILM FESTIVAL (Evening of LGBT Films, Maryland, USA)June 26, 2015
  • 5th FARCUME – FARO’S SHORT-FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Faro, Portugal)August 26, 2015
  • 13th AROUCA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Portugal)September 11, 2015
  • 11th KURZFILMFESTIVAL „FILMSALAT“ (Out of Competition, Bremen, Germany)September 11, 2015
  • 5th ICKLE FILM FEST (Official Selection, UK)September 24, 2015
  • 4th CMG SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, CA, USA)October 2, 2015
  • 13th FLORENCE QUEER FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Italy)November 11, 2015
  • SARDINIA QUEER SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Italy)November 23, 2015
  • 6th FiLUMS’16 INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pakistan)February 12, 2016
  • 4th HEADWATERS FILM FEST 2016 (Official Selection, Bemidji, Minnesota, USA)April 1, 2016
  • 16 IFF – 16 INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVALS 2016 (Official Selection, Pink City, Jaipur, India)May 15, 2016
  • FASSADENKINO: DIE KURZFILM-FAHRRADTOUR (Screening, Magdeburg, Germany) June 8, 2016
  • 9th MAIPU CORTOS FESTIVAL DE CINE DE HUMOR (Official Selection, Argentina)October 6, 2016
  • 15th HYPERION INT’L STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL 2016 (out of competition Programm, Bucharest, Romania)October 30, 2016
  • 1st CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)December 24, 2016
  • INDEPENDENT DAYS | 17Tth INTERNATIONAL FILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Karlsruhe, Germany)April 5, 2017
  • 4th FLIMMERFEST 2017 (Special Program “Flimmerwand”, Hamburg, Germany)May 17, 2017
  • 1st INT'L INDEPENDENT PERMANENT MEMORIES FESTIVA 2017 (Official Selection, Italy)June 8, 2017

Crew

Director
Katharina Woll
Screenplay
Katharina Woll, Anna Woll, Matan Radin, Markus Kaatsch
Producer
Markus Kaatsch
Director Of Photography
Matan Radin
Editor
Matan Radin, Katharina Woll
Sound
Tobias Rüther
Sound-Design
Jan Pasemann
Music
Nimrod Gilboa

Details

Running Time
01:00
Shooting Format
HD Alexa
Sceening Format
HDCam, DCP, DVD, BluRay
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
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

FILM SCHOOL, DISTRIBUTION & 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