Übers Wasser

A Film by Jan Heck

Synopsis

ABOUT WATER. When brother and sister are reunited by their father under false pretenses, things are starting to fall apart between them. Being crammed together in the tight space of their old vacation house, the urges they had suppressed since childhood are now beginning to raise to the surface.

Director

  • Picture of Jan Heck © Foto-Ruf

    Jan Heck

    Jan Heck, born in 1991 in Balingen (Germany), received his vocational diploma in 2009. Afterwards, he completed an internship at a local television station. At the same time he worked as a freelance director and cameraman for short films. He moved to Mainz in 2010 to study Motion Pictures at the University of Applied Sciences in Darmstadt. During this time, he worked at the ZDF (Second German Television Station) as a production assistant. In 2015 he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree by shooting his first feature film “Übers Wasser”. Since 2015 he lives in Darmstadt and works as a freelance director, scriptwriter and cutter for several short films and image videos in all of Germany.

Awards + Festivals

  • NORTH CAROLINA FILM AWARDS 2016 (Official Selection, USA)December 19, 2016
  • 1st BUDDHA INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Pune, Maharashtra, India)June 10, 2017

Crew

Director
Jan Heck
Screenplay
Jan Heck
Producer
Erik Pfeiffer
Director of Photography
Robert Schulzmann
Art Direction
Sebastian Toussaint
Costume Design
Sophie Ruf
Sound
Benedikt Gaussling
Editor
Jan Heck
Sound Design
Steven Maff
Music
Raphael Fimm

Details

Running Time
71 min.
Shooting Format
RAW
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1920 x 1080
Sound
Stereo

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 Darmstadt
University of Applied Sciences
Haardtring 100
64295 Darmstadt, Germany

DIRECTOR

Jan Heck

jan433@gmx.de