paul snowden

paul snowden
       SOMETIMES WE SIT AND THINK AND SOMETIMES WE JUST SIT  a film by julian pörksen   peter, who is 50 years old and in the prime of his life moves into a nursing home in order to do nothing for the rest of his days. the people around him react violently, ecstaticly and uneasy to his weird decision. they only calm down when they see his cheerful inaction, solve the riddle and find an „answer“– by turning him into a role model (his caretaker), a secret lover (mrs. drusse), a traitor (his son) and a case study (his doctor). a roadmovie without a road, where a volunteer senior dedicated to passivity causes a wealth of incidents.    cast:  peter rené lüdicke, eike weinreich, andreas keller, ursula geyer-hopfe, benjamin pauquet, artemis chalkidou, jana sennewald   author, director:  julian pörksen  dop, lighting:  jander voigt  sound:  maximilian r. schneider  editor:  jihyeon park  sound design:  mahan mobashery  sound mix:  dominik avenwedde  production design:  friederike lettow  costume design:  rebekka stange  make-up:  isabel fritsch  producer:  julian pörksen  co-producers:  susann schimk, jörg trentmann   32 min, short film, hd  funded by mdm   © 2012 julian pörksen / credo:film     purchase a dvd      

SOMETIMES WE SIT AND THINK AND SOMETIMES WE JUST SIT
a film by julian pörksen


peter, who is 50 years old and in the prime of his life moves into a nursing home in order to do nothing for the rest of his days. the people around him react violently, ecstaticly and uneasy to his weird decision. they only calm down when they see his cheerful inaction, solve the riddle and find an „answer“– by turning him into a role model (his caretaker), a secret lover (mrs. drusse), a traitor (his son) and a case study (his doctor). a roadmovie without a road, where a volunteer senior dedicated to passivity causes a wealth of incidents.


cast: peter rené lüdicke, eike weinreich, andreas keller, ursula geyer-hopfe, benjamin pauquet, artemis chalkidou, jana sennewald

author, director: julian pörksen
dop, lighting: jander voigt
sound: maximilian r. schneider
editor: jihyeon park
sound design: mahan mobashery
sound mix: dominik avenwedde
production design: friederike lettow
costume design: rebekka stange
make-up: isabel fritsch
producer: julian pörksen
co-producers: susann schimk, jörg trentmann


32 min, short film, hd

funded by mdm


© 2012 julian pörksen / credo:film
 

purchase a dvd