PROGRESS IN THE VALLEY OF THE PEOPLE WHO DON’T KNOW

SAT, 20.07.
10 am
​EVANGELISCHES GEMEINDEHAUS

D 2019 · Dokumentary · 67 Min.
Director Florian Kuhnert
Language Deutsch mit engl. UT

Overshadowed by weekly racist demonstrations in East Germany, former factory workers of the German Democratic Republic come together with Syrian refugees. They embark on a self-taught immigration course to share the memories of their lost homelands.

Actors
Majed Alsaid, Hasan Jamjoom, Salem Alkadro, Basil Al Hasso, Christian Tuschling, Gerda Tuschling, Heike Kunert, Uta Müller, Klaus Kremer, Jürgen Lippmann

Director
Florian Kunert

Screenplay
Florian Kunert, Herbert Schwarze

Director of Photography
Joana Piechotta

Editing
Ian Purnell, Florian Kunert

Score
Stefan Galler, Franziska Henke

Sound design
Stefan Voglsinger

Lighting

Producer
Stefan Gieren, Sarah Schreier

Studio
StoryBay

Director's biography

Florian Kunert is a German writer and director. He studied documentary direction at La Escuela Internacional de Cine y TV in Cuba and has recently completed a post-graduate at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne. PROGRESS is his first feature film project.

Director's filmography

***Progress in the valley of the people who don’t know***
2019, feature documentary, 67min, Germany

***Oh Brother Octopus***
2017, documentary short, 27min, Indonesia

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