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GIFFONI EXPERIENCE 2016 - 15.24 July

Sections & Films


Category: Edition 2016

It’s Aron’s seventh birthday and everything seems to be alright. No one knows that his biggest wish is his biggest secret but when Pit the magician makes a rabbit disappear in front of his eyes, the boy knows what to do.

Original Title Wo warst du
Category Official Competition
Section Elements +10
Tipology Short Film
Duration 12' 36''
Production Year 2016
Nationality Germany
Directed by Katja Benrath
Screenplay Brix Vinzent Koethe
Director of photography Joe Berger
Editor Maria von Deutsch
Production Design Kim Porr, Adrian Gebauer, Manuela Mier
Sound Odo Grötschnig
Music Jens Fischer Rodrian
Main cast Bendix Thuneke
Marian Meder
Friederike Linke
Sebastian Kaufmane
Emily Pauli
Produced by Caroline Scheller

BenrathKatja Benrath
Influenced by theatre throughout her youth, Katja Benrath pursued that career in her early professional life. She became a tailor at Wuppertaler Bühnen. Following she completed her studies in Singing and Acting at Vienna Conservatory. At the same time she discovered her interested for fims. Her first short films (PUPPENSPIEL/BABY DOLL and IM HIMMEL KOTZT MAN NICHT/NO ONE PUKES IN HEAVEN, TILDA) have been playing successfully and have won prizes at festivals all over the world. WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN is the second film she directed during her master studies at Hamburg Media School.

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