SCHMIDT – The Secret of Mogadishu

A Film by Ulrich A. Goetz
and Robert F. Martin (Producer)

Synopsis

SCHMIDT – DAS GEHEIMNIS VON MOGADISCHU
1992. A freshman demands political engagement from his conservative parents. He accidentally travels through time and meets his role model, former German chancellor Helmut Schmidt, in 1977. But Schmidt misunderstands everything and after a fierce discussion the freshman has to make a very tough decision. He makes the wrong one.

Director

  • Picture of Ulrich A. Goetz © Ulrich A. Goetz

    Ulrich A. Goetz

    Ulrich A. Goetz is a genre film gourmet and Master of philosophy. In his stylized films, which he created with the free film school and community “filmArche”, he analyses the “absurdity of the human condition” (Camus). With visionary producer Robert F. Martin Ulrich found a strong collaborator with whom he began to work on the challenging Super8 film.

  • Robert F. Martin (Producer)

Awards + Festivals

  • 28th FILMKUNSTFEST MV - KURZFILMNACHT (Official Selection, Schwerin, Germany)May 5, 2018
  • 2nd THE BUDDHA INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 9, 2018
  • 1st LEBANESE INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Achraffieh, Lebanon)July 12, 2018
  • 1st MONDO CULT FILM VARIETY SHOWCASE #3 (Official Selection, Los Angeles, CA, USA)December 29, 2018

Trailer

Crew

Director
Ulrich A. Goetz
Producer
Robert F. Martin, FilmArche e.V. Berlin
Screenplay
Felix Rauch
Director of Photography
Lukas Friedrich
Art Direction
Robert Kraatz
Costume Design
Denise Schellack
Sound
Christian Heinbockel
Editor
Ola Knaub
Sound Design
Moritz Monorfalvi
Music
Bartosz Blundau

Details

Running Time
15 min
Shooting Format
8mm Kodak Vision 3
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

+49 (0)30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

FILM SCHOOL

FilmArche e.v.
Lahnstraße 25
12055 Berlin, Germany

PRODUCER / FILM HERSTELLER

Robert F. Martin
robert-filmarche@mailbox.org

German trailer:
https://vimeo.com/252184062

English trailer:
https://vimeo.com/252184485