Bloom in Splendour

Short film   D | 2009

Kemal Celik, devout Muslim and die-hard Munich-devotee, is a teacher at a high school in Neuperlach, already familiar with tests of patience in his dealings with disinterested youth. While he tells his students about Martin Luther King’s struggle for equality and freedom, he himself is defenseless against the daily provocations of a local sausage peddler. At some point, his patience runs out and Kemal himself turns resistance fighter, albeit with rather unusual tactics…

FESTIVALS

  • Fünf Seen Filmfestival 2010
  • International Shorts Leiden 2010
  • CrankCookieKurzfilmtage Passau 2010
  • Max-Ophüls 2010
  • Filmfestival Türkei/Deutschland 2010
  • Regensburg Kurzfilmtage 2010
  • Landshuter Kurzfilmfestival 2010

  • Shorts at Moonlight 2010
  • Biberacher Filmfestspiele 2010

AWARDS

  • 2nd Place Audience Award Shorts at Moonlight
  • Honorable Mention from the Jury  Filmfestival Türkei/Deutschland 2010

Script and Director:
Korbinian Wandinger

Cast:
Adrian Can, Marisa Leonie Bach, Dieter Fischer, Hartmut Kunze, a.o.

Director of Photography:
Niv Abootalebi


Editor:
Thomas Erichsen

Music:
Sami Hammi

Producers:
Khaled Kaissar, Balint Tolnay-Knefely

Genre:
Comedy

Length | Material:
15 min. | HD

Year of Production:
2009

Production:
Kaissar Film