Real Soldiers

A Film by Andrew English

Synopsis

Ambitious journalist Leo is working for Russian state TV, covering the war in Ukraine. At the ‘2013 Ukraine Peace Talks’ in Berlin, Leo’s camera man Felix happens upon a secret conversation recording between politicians. Both political and moral values come into question for these two journalists.

Director

  • Picture of Andrew English © Andrew English

    Andrew English

    Andrew was born in Melbourne, Australia where he studied Performing Arts & Film. He settled in Berlin in 2012 before writing and directing the short film ALWAYS GREENER. After working as a video journalist for two years, Andrew wrote and directed REAL SOLDIERS.

Awards + Festivals

  • 5th KOLKATA SHORTS INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)July 24, 2016
  • 4th AIFF – ARIANO INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Ariano Irpino, Italy)August 1, 2016
  • *NOMINATED FOR BEST ENSEMBLE CAST*
    1st REVOLUTION ME FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Brooklyn, NY, USA)August 19, 2016
  • 21st PORTOBELLO FIM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, London, UK)September 1, 2016
  • 5th NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARDS (Official Selection, Raleigh, USA)September 5, 2016
  • REFLECTA – RETHINK YOUR WORLD FILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Wiesbaden, Germany)September 23, 2016
  • 9th POST MORTEM INTERNATIONAL HORROR AND BIZARRE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Aguascalientes, Mexico)October 27, 2016
  • 1st BUCHAREST SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Narrative Section, Bucharest, Romania)November 1, 2016
  • 14th IN THE PALACE - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sofia, Bulgaria)December 1, 2016
  • 1st TEGENSTROOM FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sas van Gent, Netherlands)December 9, 2016
  • 14th IN THE PALACE - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Veliko, Bulgaria)April 30, 2017
  • 14th IN THE PALACE - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Varna, Bulgaria)May 29, 2017
  • INDEPENDENT DAYS | 17Tth INTERNATIONAL FILMFESTIVAL (Official Selection, Karlsruhe, Germany)April 5, 2017
  • 1st BUDDHA INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 10, 2017
  • 14th IN THE PALACE - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Balchik, Bulgaria)June 24, 2017
  • *WINNER IN THE GENRE OF SUSPENSE*
    INCORTO FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection, Cineteca Nacional, Mexico City, Mexico)July 8, 2017

Crew

Screenplay
Andrew English
Producer
Andrew English, George Bartlett, Monika Kalinowska
Director
Andrew English
Director of Photography
Benjamin Maier
Art Direction
Monika Kalinowska
Sound
Joel Enzo
Editor
Stefano De Marco & Andrew English
Sound Design
Joel Raatz
Music

Details

Running Time
14:00
Shooting Format
Red Scarlet
Sceening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

+49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR & PRODUCER

Andrew English
Gos Films

hi@gosfilms.com
http://www.gosfilms.com/