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Ewig Gast
Eternal Guest

film type documentary film Production Country Germany production year 2021 runtime 8'45
screening format DCP aspect ratio 1.33:1 (4:3) sound format Dolby SR languages Deutsch Subtitles Englisch
screening format Media File (ProRes, mp4, mov) aspect ratio 1.33:1 (4:3) sound format Stereo languages Deutsch Subtitles Englisch

My grandfather was one of the very first labour migrants under the Labour Recruitment Agreement between Germany and Greece. A short poetic documentary about longing, family and being a so-called guest worker.

https://www.khm.de/studentische_arbeiten/id.29891.ewig-gast/

Official Trailer: https://vimeo.com/527060166

director Maximilian Karakatsanis Produktion / Production Maximilian Karakatsanis Schnitt / Editing Maximilian Karakatsanis, Rita Schwarze Bildgestaltung / DOP Maximilian Karakatsanis Drehbuch / Script Maximilian Karakatsanis film school Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM)
Festivals
2021 Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, Germany
2021 Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Greece
2021 Kurzfilm Festival Hamburg, Germany
2021 Kyiv International Short Film Festival, Ukraine
2021 Reykjavík International Film Festival, Iceland
Production
  • Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM)
  • Ute Dilger
  • Peter-Welter-Platz 2
  • 50676 Köln
  • Deutschland
  • +49 221 20189330
  • http://www.khm.de
Distribution
  • Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM)
  • Ute Dilger
  • Peter-Welter-Platz 2
  • 50676 Köln
  • Deutschland
  • +49 221 20189330
  • http://www.khm.de
Sales
  • Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM)
  • Ute Dilger
  • Peter-Welter-Platz 2
  • 50676 Köln
  • Deutschland
  • +49 221 20189330
  • http://www.khm.de
School
  • Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln (KHM)
  • Peter-Welter-Platz 2
  • 50676 Köln
  • +49 221 201890
  • http://www.khm.de

Maximilian Karakatsanis

Maximilian Karakatsanis, born 1994, is a German film director and writer;
trained in film editing and camera, as well as acting at young independent theatres;
studied new German literature at the University of Cologne;
since 2018 studying at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne

Filmography
2011 social
2015 Konfrontation
2016 Sag Es Nicht
2016 Heilig (music clip)
2017 Apathie
2018 Nacht (music clip)
2019 Courage
2022 Nostalgia
2022 Bruch (feature film)