Zarnitsa

A Film by Khaled Kaissar

Synopsis

Moscow. Center of the Russian secret service.
Dimitrij (Vladimir Korneev) wanted to work in the field service for a long time. Finally he receives his order. He is to eliminate an agent stationed in Germany, his friend Hamid (Daron Yates).

Director

  • Picture of Khaled Kaissar © Khaled Kaissar

    Khaled Kaissar

    Born 1972 in Kabul and emigrated to Germany in 1986. 2008 he founded Kaissar Film, where he was the producer of many cinema movies in a short period of time. His movies were numerously rewarded at national as well as international film festivals. ZARNITSA is now his direction debut.

Awards + Festivals

  • 11th EUROPEAN SHORT FILM FESTIVAL AT MIT (Official Selection, Massachusetts, USA)September 26, 2015
  • 49th INTERNATIONALE HOFER FILMTAGE (Competition, Germany)October 20, 2015
  • 10th SCENECS - THE INTERNATIONAL DEBUT FILM FESTIVAL (Sneak Peak Screening, Netherlands)November 8, 2015
  • 16th IZMIR SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Off-Competition, Turkey)November 17, 2015
  • 1st UNDERGROUND FILMFEST (Official Selection, various locations in Germany, US and UK) November 18, 2015
  • 14th FILMZ – FESTIVAL DES DEUTSCHEN KINOS (Short Film Competition, Germany)November 24, 2015
  • 32nd INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL “SARAJEVO WINTER 2016” (Official Selection, Bosnia and Herzegovina)February 20, 2016
  • 2nd GÖTTINGER KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Competition, Germany)February 26, 2016
  • 10th SCENECS FESTIVAL – INT’L DEBUT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, The Netherlands) April 15, 2016
  • 11th MYRTLE BEACH INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, USA)April 20, 2016
  • FASSADENKINO: DIE KURZFILM-FAHRRADTOUR (Screening, Magdeburg, Germany) June 8, 2016
  • SHORTS AT MOONLIGHT KURZFILMFESTIVAL (Competition, Frankfurt a.M., Germany)July 15, 2016

Crew

Producer
Tobias M. Huber, Ulrike Schölles
Director
Khaled Kaissar
Screenplay
Ulrike Schölles, Ali Zojaji
Director of Photography
Namche Okon
Editor
Ann-Carolin Biesenbach, Ali Zojaji
Sound-Design
Jochen Fenzl
Music
Matthias Hauck, Nepomuk Heller, Florian Kiermaier

Details

Running Time
9:07
Shooting Format
4K
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1:2.35
Sound
Dolby 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

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Kaissar Film GmbH & Co. KG
Rundfunkplatz 2
80335 Munich, Germany

+49 (0) 89 - 1894596-00

info@kaissar-film.com