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One afternoon Dan is brutally jumped by a gang in his neighborhood. The leader of Dans crew demands that he murder his punisher and thus earn his official "membership" into the crew: a teardrop tattoo under his eye. Dan stands at the most important crossroads in his life. Will he go through with the killing?
Director, Screenplay: Damian John Harper +++ Cinematographer: Friede Clausz +++ Sound Designer/Mixer: Gregor Bonse +++ Composer: Tina Rupp +++ Editor: Lena Hatebur +++ Set Designer: Cinzia Fossati +++ Costume Designer/Makeup Artist: Liberti Kimball +++ Tattoo Artist: Laura Luempert +++ Compositor: Dag Kjetsa +++ Producers for HFF Munich: Claudia Schroeter / Fabian Ascher +++ Executive Producer: The University of Television and Film Munich +++ Associate Producer: The University of Film and Television “Konrad Wolf” Potsdam-Babelsberg +++ Cast: Neal Kodinsky / Damion Omar Lee / Connor J Smith / Julio Cesar Pérez / Neev Bar-David / Ron Braunstein / Glenn Fleary / Justin Harris / De-Anne Dawkins / Vito Baltrusaitis
Irrlicht I Saturday, 28. April 2012 I 7 pm I Thalia 2
Brooklyn Film Festival 2011 (Audience Award) +++ Montreal World Film Festival 2011 (Focus on World Cinema) +++ St. Petersburg Student Film Festival 2011 (Main Competition Fiction Film) +++ Ourense International Film Festival 2011 (Official Competition) +++ Hof International Film Festival 2011 (Official Competition) +++ Badalona Film Festival 2011 (Official Competition)
About the Producer / Director
Damian John Harper was born in 1978 in Boulder Colorado, USA. After he finished his B.A. in Anthropology (Magna Cum Laude) he worked as an ethnologist and cave dive instructor. Since 2006 he studies direction at the University of TV and Film Munich.
2011, Teardrop +++ 2008, Mother of Exiles +++ 2008, Mania +++ 2007, The Fuel of Life +++ 2006, The Cycle of Harm +++ 2005, EASTories: A Longing for Color
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