Film - HFF Special 1 Filmfest 2021


Directed by Eva Gemmer


Director: Eva Gemmer
Section: HFF Special 1
Country: Germany
Year: 2020
Language: German
Version: Original version with English subtitles

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This film is shown as part of HFF Special 1.

What’s left of a person when he forgets who he once was? When he forgets where his home is, who’s part of his family, what he likes to eat and read and do? When he forgets what he said five minutes ago? This film follows the director’s grandfather as he tries to reconnect with himself.

  • Duration: 11 Min.

Meet the director


Eva Gemmer

Eva Gemmer was born in Augsburg in 1995. She studied cultural and political science in Hamburg and London. Alongside her studies, she completed a journalism apprenticeship and several internships at newspaper publishers and film productions. Since 2019, she has been studying documentary film and television journalism at the University of Television and Film Munich.


Director of Photography: Hannah Jandl & Eva Gemmer
Sound: Fanny Rösch
Producer: Fanny Rösch
Production Company: HFF München