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Everyone knows it, everyone has it. No pressure in the boiler means standstill. Yet the pressure always seems to be too high. Pressure is not tangible, pressure is mostly invisible. But is it high, it presses you down. OVER PRESSURE researches our manners in everyday life. It displays the truth, it shows private ideas, shows surprising thoughts. A colorful mood.
- Duration: 13 Min.
- Film School: KHM, Kunsthochschule für Medien Cologne
Meet the director
Sebastian Binder was born in 1983 in Frankfurt am Main. From 2004 to 2009, he studied media design at Bauhaus University Weimar, with a focus on directing and post-production. His Bachelor thesis TURN YOUR SMILE ON 2008 received several award, as did his Master thesis REISE ZUM MARS, including the Audience Award at the Film Forum Hall in 2010, the Media Design prize at Bauhaus University, and the Unicato Award of MDR pubweb. In 2012, Binder won the unproduced screenplay prize of short film competition “kurz und schön” for a short thriller, which he went on to shoot in 2013 with two German actors. Since 2014, he has been studying at the Academy of Media Arts in Cologne, with a focus on screenwriting and directing.