24.9. - 3.10.2020

The Wild 13 Germany 2013 | 77 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour | FF 2013

Kerstin Schaefer

Kerstin Schaefer (*1979) studied copywriting. In 2012, she published the book Die Wilde 13. The film is her directorial debut and was put together by various means, including crowd funding.

Paul Spengemann

Paul Spengemann (*1987) studied at the Hamburg school of art and has made several shorts as cameraman and director.

rated for 0 + years
"Wild 13" is the name given by the residents of Hamburg-Wilhelmsburg to the most important bus route of their area. Wilhelmsburg is Hamburg's multicultural island in the Elbe, boasting more than 100 different nationalities, but also a socially deprived area with a bad reputation. For some time, the city has been trying to upgrade Wilhelmsburg. New lifestyles are arriving and putting the old, traditional ones under pressure. The buses of Route 13 reflect these developments -- as does the film, portraying drivers and passengers, getting off at their stop and accompanying them into their private lives. A wild journey through an island full of parallel universes.

Screening on 03.10. in attendance of:
Kerstin Schaefer, Paul Spengemann (Directors), Marco Antonio Reyes Loredo (Producer)
Orig. Title: Die Wilde 13
Filmtype: Documentary Feature
Original language: German
Director: Kerstin Schaefer, Paul Spengemann
Screenplay: Kerstin Schaefer, Paul Spengemann, Marco Antonio Reyes Loredo
Producer: Marco Antonio Reyes Loredo
Sprachfassung: OV with English subtitles
Music: Jakob Spengemann, Stephan Konken
Director of Photography: Paul Spengemann
Production Design:
Editor: Jonathan Miske
Commissioning Editor: Juliane von Schwerin (NDR), Marco Otto (NDR)
Format: dcp
German Distributor: Hirn und Wanst GmbH
World Sales: Hirn und Wanst GmbH
Production: Hirn und Wanst GmbH


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