Thursday, 11/16/2017

Meet the Filmmakers: MODICA

Interview with director Oliver Mohr

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