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DOCUMENTARY

Heaven

Germany, 2003

The camping site "Himmelreich" is located on an island in the lake. Ralf, a former homeless man, Peter, a retired truck driver and Heinz Sander, a former kiosk owner and sailor, live on the site all year round. Among them lives Gaby, who is a secret to the men. Between their caravans is an old cinema. "Dirty Dancing" was the last big hit. Reason enough to put it back into operation after so many years. A little love story.

Cast: Gaby Seibt, Ralf Rahnis, Heinz Sander, Peter Thürling and his dog Hasso

 

Camera: Jörg Schmidt-Reitwein

Editing supervisor: Peter Przygodda

 

Sound design: André Bendocchi-Alves

Music: Element of Crime

Production: BosseFilm/Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film, Munich

Prizes: Nomination for the German Short Film Award 2003, Grand Jury Prize, FIDEC Huy, Belgium

Festivals: DOK Leipzig, Max Ophüls Filmfestival, Dok.fest Munich, Message to Man - St. Petersburg, Russia, FIDEC Poitiers, France,

Int. Kurzfilmfest Hamburg and many others,

Cinema Tour Germany

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