:Substance

Screening Schedule

20.08, 18:00, DOKU KINO

21.08, 16:00, DOKU KINO

23.08, 22:00, KINO KALAJA

Substance / Substanz

Germany, 2014, Colour, 14 min

Working with footage that the filmmaker captured in Japan 2011 right after an unimaginable catastrophe hit the country, this cinematic composition examine the randomness and distance of the footage itself, in order to attain a new level of perception by overlapping image and sound and therefore recreating a sensation of being lost in a foreign country under state of emergency.

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Sebastian Mez, born in 1982 in Essen, Germany, began to study at Filmakademie Baden Württemberg in 2007, specializing in directing. His first short Clean Up was shown at more than 40 international film festivals and won several prices. His film Ein Brief aus Deutschland, won the international middle length competition at Visions du Réel in Nyon in 2011. His first feature Metamorphosen premiered at the Berlinale 2013 followed by numerous festivals like BAFICI, Indie Lisboa and CPH:DOX.
Visions du Réel 2014. Indie Lisboa 2014. Documenta Madrid 2014. New Horizon 2014.

Levitate Films

Gneisenaustrasse 83,

10961 Berlin, Germany

+4917620185063

levitate@gmx.de

Screening Schedule

20.08, 18:00, DOKU KINO

21.08, 16:00, DOKU KINO

23.08, 22:00, KINO KALAJA

Category

International Shorts

Director

Sebastian Mez

Producer

Sebastian Mez

Cinematography

Sebastian Mez

Sound

Sebastian Mez

Editing

Sebastian Mez

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