DAS SOFORTBILD-SYSTEM 63
Film - HFF Special 2 Filmfest 2017

DAS SOFORTBILD-SYSTEM 63

Directed by Philipp Link

Info

Director: Philipp Link
Section: HFF Special 2
Country: Germany
Year: 2017
Language: German
Version: Original version with English subtitles
Cast: Klaus-Peter Bülz, Almut Kapp, Yannick Other, Henrike Commichau, Miguel Abrantes Ostrowski
18+

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Logline

DAS SOFORTBILD-SYSTEM 63

A fictional 1963 TV-news report about a unique experiment: The Hermanns, a typical German family, are selected as one of first households to try out the new Sofortbild-System 63 developed by national German television. The family can now use a special TV which connects them to people around the world through hundreds of channels. But how does the new technology change the lives of the family members who just wanted to get a glimpse of the world out there?



  • Duration: 13 Min.

  • Film School: HFFM, University of Television and Film Munich

Meet the director

DAS SOFORTBILD-SYSTEM 63

Philipp Link

Philipp Link was born in Stuttgart, Germany, in 1991. In 2011, he enrolled in Film Studies and Art History at the University of Mainz. While studying he directed and produced several shorts and the feature SUB ROSA, which premiered at the 48th Hof International Film Festival. He has been studying at HFF – University of Television and Film Munich since 2016.

Credits

Screenplay: Philipp Link
Director of Photography: Tobias Blickle
Production Designer: Philipp Link, Max Scherer, Tobias Blickle
Costume Design: Philipp Link, Max Scherer, Tobias Blickle
Sound: Mirjam Weißflog
Producer: Max Scherer