OWAMI- I am...

film type experimental film, documentary film Production Country Germany production year 2014 runtime 27'35 colour
screening format DCP aspect ratio 1.78:1 (16:9) sound format Stereo languages Otjihimba Subtitles Englisch, Deutsch, Spanisch
screening format DCP aspect ratio 1.78:1 (16:9) sound format Stereo languages Englisch Subtitles Englisch, Deutsch, Spanisch

In northern Namibia every personal name is unique. Every name is a little memory that is part of an oral tradition. To tell a name is to reveal a big part of oneself and a small part of heritage.

Official Trailer: https://vimeo.com/106361197

director Diana Menestrey Schnitt / Editing Simon Rittmeier Bildgestaltung / DOP Diana Menestrey Produktion / Production Diana Menestrey Drehbuch / Script Diana Menestrey Tongestaltung / Sound Design Ingo Baier film school Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM)
2015 Duisburger Filmwoche, Germany
2015 Message to Man International Documentary, Short & Animated Film Festival, Sankt Petersburg, Russian Federation
2015 Dok.Fest München, Germany
2015 Monterrey International Film Festival, Mexico (Special Mention in International Documentary Category)
  • Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM)
  • Ute Dilger
  • Peter-Welter-Platz 2
  • 50676 Köln
  • +49 221 20189330
  • http://www.khm.de
  • Diana Menestrey
  • Diana Menestrey
  • Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM)
  • Peter-Welter-Platz 2
  • 50676 Köln
  • +49 221 201890
  • http://www.khm.de

Diana Menestrey

Born in Bogotá;
2009 Fine Arts, Universidad Nacional de Colombia;
2009 Experimental Animation, Ponti­ficia Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá;
2014 postgraduate student at the KHM (Academy of Media Art) Cologne;
works as an animator, filmmaker and illustrator in Cologne

2009 Anomalies Vol.1
2009 Dist-ansiando
2014 Wartezone