1917 – The Real October
St. Petersburg 1917. The frontline of the global war is coming closer everyday; people are hungry, worried, angry. In February the tsar is overthrown. Many artists are euphoric: Revolution! Freedom! Freedom, finally? No. Starting in October, the Bolsheviks rule by themselves. What were poets, thinkers, and avant-gardists like Maxim Gorky and Kazimir Malevich doing during this drastic change of power?
A train station somewhere in Germany. A bomb threat. A sunny day.
A train station somewhere in Germany. A bomb threat. People are waiting.
A train station somewhere in Germany. A bomb threat. Serenity.
On the way back from film shootings the filmmaker was stranded at this place.
More about this short film in production.
Experimental film shooting for the project development and a teaser for The Paradise Seekers (Die Paradies-Sucher – working title) in front of the “Cheese Bell” building (Käseglocke) in Worpswede in northern […]