Was weiß der Tropfen davon...
What knows the drop about...

film type documentary film Production Country Germany production year 2007 runtime 11'00
screening format 35mm aspect ratio 1.85:1 sound format Dolby SR languages Deutsch Subtitles Englisch

Atmospherical and philosophical approach to the Reichstag, the house of the German parliament. Joao leads through the film, posing questions about society, politics and migration. Nihat cleans meticulously letters of a text about human life he cannot comprehend.

director Jan Zabeil Besetzung / Cast Joao Baroso, Nihat Arslan Original-Filmmusik / Original Score Uwe Bossenz Tongestaltung / Sound Design Uwe Bossenz Schnitt / Editing Florian Miosge Bildgestaltung / DOP Jan Zabeil Drehbuch / Script Jan Zabeil film school Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
Festivals
IDFA International Documentary Festival Amsterdam, Netherlands
Internationales Filmfest Braunschweig, Germany
Achtung Berlin Filmfestival, Germany (new berlin film award)
Production
  • Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
  • Jan Zabeil
Distribution
  • Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
  • Cristina Marx
  • Marlene-Dietrich-Allee 11
  • 14482 Potsdam
  • Deutschland
  • +49 331 6202564
  • http://www.filmuniversitaet.de
Sales
  • Filmuniversität Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
  • Cristina Marx
  • Marlene-Dietrich-Allee 11
  • 14482 Potsdam
  • Deutschland
  • +49 331 6202564
  • http://www.filmuniversitaet.de
School

Jan Zabeil

Born 1981 in Berlin;
his debut feature THE RIVER USED TO BE A MAN won several international awards and was distributed in Germany, Spain, France and Mexico

Filmography
2007 L.H.O.
2007 Was weiß der Tropfen davon
2009 Hör ich auf getreu zu sein
2011 Der Fluss war einst ein Mensch (feature film)