requiescat in pace

A Film by Fabian Prokein

Synopsis

A young man broods over his father’s legacy. In the middle of the night, a female stranger and a little fish appear in his kitchen, and he gets the opportunity to talk about essential incidents of his past. In the course he discovers some peculiar parallelities and finally finds some clearance about her appearance.

Director

  • Picture of Fabian Prokein © Fabian Prokein

    Fabian Prokein

    Fabian Prokein was born in 1989 in Heidelberg, Germany. After finishing school he did a one year voluntary service in China and Brazil. After this he was trained as an actor at the Michael Tschechow Studio Berlin. He then worked at the Theater Vorpommern and in several off-theatre-productions. In 2016 he became a philosophy student at the Freie Universität Berlin. At the same time he started making movies. In 2017 he completed his first shortfilm, requiescat in pace.

Awards + Festivals

  • BARCELONA FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Selection, Spain)October 13, 2017
  • NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARD (Competition, North Carolina, USA)November 16, 2017
  • 32th ENTREVUES BELFORT (Official Selection, Belfort, France)November 25, 2017
  • BERLIN LIFT-OFF ONLINE FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Berlin, Germany)February 7, 2018

Crew

Screenplay
Fabian Prokein
Producer
Fabian Prokein
Director
Fabian Prokein
Director of Photography
Martin Hansen
Art Direction
Fabian Prokein/Jenny Fitz
Costume Design
Fabian Prokein
Editor
Fabian Prokein/Jenny Fitz
Sound Design
Fabian Prokein
Music
Aus dem Liederzyklus "Kindertotenlieder" von Gustav Mahler 1. "Nun will die Sonn so hell aufgeh'n" 2. "Nun seh' ich wohl warum so dunkle Flammen..."

Details

Running Time
18:49 mins
Shooting Format
16:9
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
Cinemascope
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

DIRECTOR

Fabian Prokein

f.p@aikq.de