date festival


European student films

Programme 1

© Selma von Polheim Gravesen

Nelson Algomeda
2022 - Germany - 18mn

Screenings : tuesday 24 - 4:45 pm - Centre de congrès - Auditorium - presented and followed by a debate with the directors wednesday 25 - 9:45 am - Centre de congrès - Amphi Jardin
Guille, a young Venezuelan immigrant, is a barman in Berlin. One evening Memo, his brother, who he hasn't talked to for a long time, bursts into the bar. As the night goes on, Memo tells Guille about his mysterious encounter with their dead mother.
Nelson Algomeda
Nelson Algomeda, was born in Caracas, Venezuela, in 1989, and graduated in literature, cinema and editing. He has worked as a video editor and documentary producer for independent magazines, political campaigns and cultural institutions in Venezuela and Germany, and for international broadcasters, including BBC Mundo. He has studied directing at the Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin (DFFB) since 2018.

Cast : Carlo Felice Audrines, Miguel Dagger
Screenplay : Nelson Algomeda
Cinematography : Selma von Polheim Gravesen
Sound : Thorsten Hoppe
Editing : Víctor Pequeño
Compositeur : Louay Kanawati

Production : DFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin

French distributor : DFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin

DFFB - Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin
Potsdamer Straße 2
10785 Berlin
+49 1781982470

Founded in 1966, the German Film and Television Academy in Berlin offers a three-year programme in directing, photography and production. Since 1997, its students can follow a two-year scriptwriting programme. Each year, the Academy welcomes thirty-four students, often including students from many different countries.