Werner Friedler - 30'
Elias is a shy boy who likes to talk to his bird rather than playing with other kids. When he meets the quirky artist Halim, a tender friendship develops between them but Elias’ mother does not approve. The unusual relationship comes to an abrupt end as Halim suddenly has to flee and it seems as though there is nothing Elias can do to help. But the refugee has left the boy a valuable gift...
A film about friendship, escape and captivity in apparent freedom.
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Director not to present this film for Public, the Jury can award the film through private screening.
Werner Fiedler is an Austrian Filmmaker, who was born on March 3rd, 1976 in Weiz and lives now with his family near Klagenfurt (Austria). He started his career as an freelance editor and cameraman, where he learned the craft of filmmaking from scratch. His main concern was always the fiction and documentary film, the storytelling and the creation of empathy. Therefore he currently focuses on the development of own ideas and scripts. His ambition is to create films, which unite fantastic stories, a different point of view and subtle social criticism.