Poem 1

A Film by Daniel Sauermilch

Synopsis

After a year of fucked-up world politics, heartbreak, and a calcium deficiency, a young woman checks into a remote recovery center in the countryside where she makes surprising discoveries about the formula for enduring the indignities of modern life

Director

  • Picture of Daniel Sauermilch © Jonathan Sauermilch

    Daniel Sauermilch

    Daniel Sauermilch is a playwright and filmmaker from Brooklyn, New York. His plays have been developed at Second Stage, Sophiensæle, The Kennedy Center, The SUNY Potsdam Arts Festival, PTP/NYC, The Boston Theater Marathon, and The Lab at English Theatre Berlin. His work has also won the John Cauble Short Play Award and been a semifinalist for the Princess Grace Award and the National Playwrights Conference at the O’Neill Center. He has also been a mentee in the PAP Berlin Mentorship Program since 2016 and most recently co-wrote AIDS Follies, directed by his mentor, Johannes Müller. B.A., Middlebury College and King’s College London.

Awards + Festivals

  • 5th INTERNATIONAL MOTION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Nicosia, Cyprus)May 6, 2019
  • 9th PHILOSOPHICAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Skopje, Macedonia)May 9, 2019
  • 13th FÜNF SEEN FILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Starnberg, Seefeld, Gauting, Germany)September 4, 2019
  • 5th MINIKINO FILM WEEK (Official Selection, Bali, Indonesia)October 5, 2019
  • 4th ADIRONDACK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Glens Falls, New York, USA)October 17, 2019

Trailer

Crew

Director
Daniel Sauermilch
Screenplay
Daniel Sauermilch
Producer
Elena García Gerlach, Daniel Sauermilch
Executive Producer
Paula Bogutyn
Director of Photography
Filip Zubowski
Costume Design
Elena Gaus
Sound
Lenard Gimpel & Anthony Perry
Editor
Adam Sauermilch
Music
Marike Van Dijk

Details

Running Time
05:57
Shooting Format
HD Digital / SONY FS7
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Daniel Sauermilch
dansauermilch@gmail.com
danielsauermilch.tumblr.com