Sebastian Weimann (Germany) – Das Mädchen und die Erinnerung / The girl and the memory, 2017, 6:20
A film about a refugee family that moves into a German family. The two daughters quickly approach each other and become friends, which is sealed by a symbolic act.
The producer and director Sebastian Weimann studied communication in Kassel, media design in Bielefeld and film production in Ludwigsburg. Since 2002 he is a filmmaker, self-employed since 2007 and since 2011 lecturer for “Film in Social Work”. Sebastian has been working with refugees on their film ideas since 2016.
Sebastian Weimann (Germany) – 3 August 2014, 2017, 7:15
In the film Salah tells of the unimaginable experiences on 3 August 2014, when IS fighters have committed a massacre of the Jeside. In self-painted pictures, the director (and at the same time protagonist) tries to capture the experiences and get over them. Above all the fate of his 107-year-old grandfather is the focus of Salah’s memories.