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OLLI - still #1


US Premiere

Director: Jack Rath

Germany, 2005, 11 min

Shooting Format:35mm

Festival Year:2005

Category:Narrative Short

Cast:Sam Scollin, Leoni Benice Baeler, Elisabeth Degen, Matti Wien

Crew:Producer: Jens Freels - Screenwriter: Jack Rath, Jens Freels - Cinematographer: Thomas Hubener - Original Score: Enis Rotthoff - Sound: Jacob Ilgner, Immo Trumpelmann

Sales:Jens Freels c/o HFF, JENS FREELS - Kochhannstr. 4 10249 Berlin, GERMANY - T: +493023362513 - F: +493023362512


A cinema tale about a little boy who escapes his tormented life at home and discovers freedom through his will and imagination. Olli moves from closure to the open space, then from weight to weightlessness, in order to be free from them all.

About the director

Jack Rath graduated with a Bachelor of Media Arts at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. He later worked in production houses and advertising agencies. During this time he made several short films and then moved to Berlin where he writes and directs for film and theatre.


Director Jack Rath and Producer Jens Freels will be available for Q&A after the screening.

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