Schlafwandler

A Film by Ricarda Axthelm

Synopsis

A Man wakes up in the middle of a crossing. He has no memory how he got there. His only clue is a small note in his hand with an address on it. He is searching for explanations. Throughout his grueling search, he is loosing his only confidant. The search is more and more dragging him in. But the chase for memories ends with a realization, which makes him doubt himself more than ever before.

Director

  • Picture of Ricarda Axthelm © Ricarda Axthelm

    Ricarda Axthelm

    Already in her early years, Ricarda developed a great interest in acting and theater. During her schooling she was performing on the stage and after she graduated from school, she decided to study film and television at the MHMK in Munich. During her studies she worked on various projects as a director and screenwriter. She completed her Bachelors degree in October 2013 with the graduation film "Sleepwalker". Currently she works as a freelance director and writes on the script for her debut film.

Awards + Festivals

  • 3rd GENRENALE FILMFESTIVAL (Competition, Berlin, Germany)February 11, 2015
  • *SPECIAL JURY AWARD*
    48th WORLDFEST HOUSTON - HOUSTON INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA)April 10, 2015
  • 25th INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SHORT FILM FESTIVAL OF CERGY-PONTOISE (Official Selection, France)April 11, 2015
  • 17th INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF DETECTIVE FILMS „DETECTIVEFEST“ (Official Selection, Moscow, Russia)April 15, 2015
  • 5th NEW VISION INT’L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Kiev, Ukraine)May 29, 2015
  • SHORTS AT MOONLIGHT KURZFILMFESTIVAL 2015 (Competition, Mainz, Germany)August 14, 2015
  • 8th NAPERVILLE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Illinois, USA)September 12, 2015
  • 22nd WOMEN MAKE WAVES FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Taipei, Taiwan)October 9, 2015
  • 24th ST. LOUIS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Missouri, USA)November 5, 2015

Crew

Producer
Astrid Holz
Director
Ricarda Axthelm
Screenplay
Ricarda Axthelm, Felix Baermann
Director of Photography
Felix Baermann
Editor
Anna Strauch
Sound Design
Wolfi Muller
Music
Kilian Unger

Details

Running Time
30:00
Shooting Format
2K
Screening Format
DCP, DVD, BluRay, .mov
Aspect Ratio
1:2.35
Sound
Dolby 5.1

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 & PRODUCTION COMPANY

MHMK Macromedia Hochschule für Medien und Kommunikation
Gollierstr. 4
D-80339 München, Germany