30.09. - 09.10.2021

Life is not for Cowards Germany 2012 | 98 min | OV | Colour | FF 2012

rated for 0 + years
After the death of his wife, Markus Färber (Wotan Wilke Möhring) tries to establish a normal life for himself and his daughter Kim.In vain.Färber's mother Gerlinde (Christine Schorn) is also unable to prevent the 15-year old from running away to Denmark with school drop-out Alex (Frederick Lau). Then Gerlinde falls ill.But, thanks to her lively nurse who gives her hash cookies when the pain gets too much, they can help Markus look for his daughter. A journey full of surprises begins. A tragi-comedy full of witty dialogues and unusual camerawork.
Original title: Das Leben ist nichts für Feiglinge
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: German
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: André Erkau
Screenplay: Gernot Gricksch
Cast: Wotan Wilke Möhring, Helen Woigk, Christine Schorn, Frederick Lau, Rosalie Thomass
Producer: Michael Eckelt; Helge Sasse; Ulf Israel
Director of Photography: Ngo The Chau
Music: Steffen Kahles, Christoph Blaser
Production Design: Iris Trescher-Lorenz
Editor: Claudia Wolscht
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor: Lucia Keuter (WDR), Andreas Schreitmüller (arte)
Format: dcp
German Distributor: Senator Film Verleih GmbH
World Sales:
Production: Riva Filmproduktion GmbH; WDR/arte; Senator Film Produktion GmbH; Senator Film Köln GmbH


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