Nils Helling - 24'



When Leah learns that her Dad fell seriously ill, she escapes into her own world. Soon the 12 year old girl must witness her sanctuary revealing itself as a dim and gloomy place. Something sinister is hiding in it's darkness and when it starts following her, she's about to drown in her nightmare once and for all.


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Director not to present this film for Public, the Jury can award the film through private screening.

Nils Helling

1988 in Berlin and raised in Leer, Ostfriesland. Growing up on the countryside and being driven by utter boredom he soon picks up every VHS-Camcorder he can get his hands on. Right after school he moves back to Berlin and launches the production company ́n film during his studies of directing film in 2014. He works as director for music videos since. In 2016 he finishes his studies at filmArche Berlin with NIMMERMEHR, a film financed partly through crowdfunding, and influenced by the personal experience of losing his father to cancer.