Summer Hit

film type fiction Production Country Germany production year 2019 runtime 19'12
screening format Media File (ProRes, mp4, mov) aspect ratio 1.66:1 sound format Dolby SR languages Isländisch Subtitles Englisch, Deutsch, Spanisch
screening format DCP aspect ratio 1.66:1 sound format Dolby SR languages Englisch, Deutsch, Spanisch Subtitles Englisch, Deutsch, Spanisch

Laia from Spain and Emil from Iceland are Erasmus students in Munich. After having had sex for a couple of times, Emil professes his love to Laia - but she panics and runs away. Their time abroad is almost up, but they still have to find out whether this is just a summer thing or the real deal.

director Berthold Wahjudi Besetzung / Cast Atli Benedikt, Bente Lay, Katrin Filzen, Leonard Dick, Martina Roura Original-Filmmusik / Original Score Florian Paul, Nils Wrasse Szenenbild / Production Design Maribel Sengewald, Sophie Charlotte Hoffmann Schnitt / Editing Berthold Wahjudi, Philipp Link Drehbuch / Script Berthold Wahjudi Produktion / Production Philipp Link, Melissa Byrne Bildgestaltung / DOP Tobias Blickle Tongestaltung / Sound Design Marius Bacza film school Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München (HFF)
2019 Palm Springs International Festival of Short Films, USA (Best Live-Action Short)
2019 Shorts at Moonlight KurzFilmFestival, Hofheim, Germany
2019 Cerdanya Film Festival, Girona, Spain
2019 NUFF - Nordic Young Film Festival, Tromso, Norway
2019 Bundesfestival junger Film, St. Ingbert (Preis für ein Besonderes Drehbuch, Preis für einen Besonderen Film zum Thema Europa und Zukunft)
2019 Filmschau Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart, Germany
2019 up-and-coming Internationales Film Festival Hannover, Germany
2019 SHORTS – Trinationales Filmfestival am Oberrhein, Offenburg, Germany (Publikumspreis)
2019 Molodist International Film Festival, Kiew, Ukraine
2019 Festival Premiers Plans d'Angers, France
2019 filmkunstfest Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Schwerin, Germany
2019 Sehsüchte - Internationales Studierendenfilmfestival, Potsdam, Germany
2019 Paris Tout Court - Paris International Short Film Festival, France
2019 Poitiers Film Festival, France
2019 FiSH - Filmfestival im StadtHafen, Rostock, Germany (Publikumspreis)
2019 IN THE PALACE International Short Film Festival, Sofia, Bulgaria
2019 Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis, Saarbrücken, Germany
2020 SXSW South by Southwest Conferences & Festivals, Austin, USA
  • Gute Zeit Film
  • Philipp Link, Melissa Byrne
  • Dreimühlenstr. 24
  • 80469 München
  • Georg Gruber
  • Torstr. 154
  • 10115 Berlin
  • +49 30 24628156
  • Georg Gruber
  • Torstr. 154
  • 10115 Berlin
  • +49 30 24628156
  • Hochschule für Fernsehen und Film München (HFF)
  • Bernd-Eichinger-Platz 1
  • 80333 München
  • Deutschland

Berthold Wahjudi

Born 1993 in Hamburg;
studied arts & sciences at the University College London and the University of California;
whilst studying, he worked as a reader and team assistant for Heyday Films and Rooks Nest Entertainment;
since 2016 studies directing at the University of Television and Film Munich

2018 SIDE A / SIDE B
2018 PLAN B