Time to die, motherfuckers

A Film by Annika Sehn
and Jonas Spriestersbach

Synopsis

You should be strong, you must be hard, cause hard it is, and that’s the only way to rise above, above! A consideration of modern recreational sports.

Director

  • Picture of Annika Sehn © Annika Sehn

    Annika Sehn

    Annika Sehn was born in 1988 and completed the Bachelor of Arts in Film Studies and Musicology at Free University of Berlin from 2007-2012. Besides she did several internships at german TV broadcast stations like arte, Sat.1 and SWR. 2009 she left for a year abroad in Turkey, studied at Bilgi University Istanbul, department Film/Television and gained working experience at Öteki Film Istanbul assisting in documentaries and advertisments. Since 2012 she is a student of the documentary flm department at University of Film and Television Munich. Alongside she works for several project, such as the production company megaherz, Suddeutsche Zeitung Magazin or BREAKOUT Ensemble.

  • Picture of Jonas Spriestersbach © Jonas Spriestersbach

    Jonas Spriestersbach

    Jonas Spriestersbach was born in 1982 in Hamburg. He studied psychology and art history before attending the university of arts in Kassel to study visual communications. From 2008 on he specified in cinematography at the university of film and television in Munich. As a cinematographer he has shot more than 30 short and some feature-lenght films since then.

Awards + Festivals

  • 31st DOKFEST MÜNCHEN (Premiere, Munich, Germany)May 11, 2016
  • 3rd FIRST STEP FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Tirana, Albania)September 14, 2016
  • 1st ALIVE DOCUMENTARY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Los Angeles, CA, USA)September 23, 2016
  • 23rd INT’L INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL IN THE NAME OF IRENEUSZ RADŹ “PUBLICYSTYKA 2016” (Official Selection, Kędzierzyn-Koźle, Poland) October 21, 2016
  • 17th IZMIR SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Out of Competition, Izmir, Turkey)November 1, 2016
  • 32nd INT’L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL BERLIN (Special Program “Reality Bites”, Berlin, Germany)November 14, 2016
  • 10th KURZFILMFESTIVAL KÖLN (Special Programme “Work, Work, Work”, Germany)November 16, 2016
  • 29th EXGROUND FILMFEST (Kurzdoku Programm, Caligari FilmBühne, Wiesbaden, Germany)November 19, 2016
  • 23rd INT’L FILM FESTIVAL ETIUDA&ANIMA 2016 (Main competition of ETIUDA contest, Krakow, Poland)November 22, 2016
  • 14th IN THE PALACE - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sofia, Bulgaria)December 1, 2016
  • 14th IN THE PALACE - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Veliko, Bulgaria)April 30, 2017
  • 2nd LESS 15 MIN MINIMOVIE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, MovieScreenPro, Online)May 26, 2017
  • 14th IN THE PALACE - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Varna, Bulgaria)May 29, 2017
  • 14th IN THE PALACE - INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Balchik, Bulgaria)June 24, 2017

Crew

Directors
Annika Sehn, Jonas Spriestersbach
Screenplay
Annika Sehn, Jonas Spriestersbach
Producer
Ferdinand Freising, Philippe Miquel
Director of Photography
Jonas Spriestersbach
Sound
Annika Sehn
Editor
Annika Sehn, Jonas Spriestersbach
Sound Design
Philipp Scholz
Music
Elena Tabaranova

Details

Running Time
15:20 min.
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:1,85
Sound
Dolby Digital 5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

+49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

FILMSCHOOL

Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München
Bernd-Eichinger-Platz 1
80333 München, Germany

PRODUCER

PRODUCER
Ferdinand Freising

f.freising@hff-muc.de

DIRECTORS

Annika Sehn

A.sehn@online.de

Jonas Spriestersbach

Jonas.Spriestersbach@gmail.com
www.Jonas-Spriestersbach.net