Belgrad Backspin

 
 

A portray of Romany teenagers who have a hard time trying to adapt to their new life after having been deported from Germany to Belgrade, a place they have until now known mainy from TV. As members of a discriminated minority and unable to speak the language yet, only the breakdance scene seems to offer recognition and a future for them.

Direction/Camera:  Moritz Siebert and Anne Misselwitz

Co-Direction:                                Margarete Misselwitz

Editing:                    Mikesh Rohmer and Calidia Nagel

Mix:                         Thomas Bachmann and Ingo Baier

Titels:                          Jonas Wilisch, Daniel Hahn

Music:            Krutsch, DJ-Mesia, Who is the Best

Production:                        HFF Konrad Wolf , Potsdam         

30 min       16:9         Dolby Stereo         Germany 2005

Broadcasted on 3sat and ZDF


Festival selection:

International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam 2005

Inernational Student Film Festival Balchik 2005, Bulgaria winner Best Documentry

German Filmfestival Singapor 2006

Festival des Osteuropaeischen Films Cottbus 2005

Globale 2005 Berlin, Germany