Thursday, 11/16/2017

Meet the Filmmakers: MODICA

Interview with director Oliver Mohr

Meet the Filmmakers: MODICA

Director Oliver Mohr


Describe your film MODICA in three words.

Girl. Jesus. Italy.

Which film was the first to deeply impress you?

THE LION KING was the first movie I saw as a child, it deeply shocked me...

If your film was an animal, what animal would it be?

A flying sea-tiger girl.

 Scene from MODICA

What do your grandparents think you do as a job?

My grandpa thinks that I’m a director. I hope he’s right.

What would you be if you weren’t a filmmaker?

Rapper, hotel manager, app startup developer, furniture design, politician, a lot...

 Behind the scenes of MODICA

Is this your first visit to Munich? What do you expect from the festival?

I study at HFF Munich, so I have visited the Filmschoolfest every year. This one is the 7th time. Everytime I go to this festival, I remember the first time: the autum sun, being in first year of filmschool and feeling very, very cool to be part of something so exciting.



  • This film will be screened in HFF Special 1
  • Film School: HFFM, University of Television and Film Munich