Sat Mar 3, 2018 – 2:30 pm | La Casa Grande

Dark Blue Girl

Directed by Mascha Schilinski

Narrative Feature
USA | 104 min | 2017

Two years after Hannah and Jimmy’s break up, the pair unexpectedly falls head over heels s for each other again when selling their holiday home on a little volcanic island in the Aegean. The two want to give their relationship a second chance but could not foresee that it would be their seven-year-old daughter Luca who does everything in her power to prevent this from happening. With childish cleverness, Luca plays her parents against each other until an abysmally evil power struggle for the family throne arises in front of the island’s beautiful backdrop…

Mascha Schilinski, DirectorMascha Schilinski
Director, Writer

She was born in 1984 in Berlin. After severals internships in film industry she was travelling from 2005-2007 through Europe, wrote short stories and worked as a magician and fire-eater at a small travelling circus in Italy. In 2008 she completed her degree in a master class for screenwriters at the HAMBURG FILM SCHOOL.
After that she worked as a free screenwriter in Berlin. Since 2012 she studies directing at the FILMAKADEMIE BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG.
Her narrative short film THE CAT was awarded with the EUROPEAN AWARD at the FESTIVAL DU CINÉMA DE BRIVE.
Her first narrative feature film DARK BLUE GIRL is currently in post production and will have its premiere in 2017 at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival.

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Film Information

Director: Mascha Schilinski
Country: Germany
Year: 2017
Language: German, English Subtitles
Runtime: 104 min
Rated: R

Credits

Producers: Anne Schmidt, Ruben Steingruber
Writer: Mascha Schilinski
Camera: Fabian Gamper
Montage: Svenja Baumgartner
Szenenbilld: Madeleine Schleich
Costume Design: Teresa Johanna Maria Grosser

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