ALPHA-BOY

German Age Rating

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Seventeen-year-old Matthias finally finds an answer to all his problems: pick-up artists. In online videos, they talk about masculinity, social value and dos and don’ts in interacting with women. When Matthew tries out their advice, boundaries blur until he no longer recognizes himself.



  • Duration: 24 Min.

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

Also in this Program:
HFF COMMERCIALS PART 1
FAULES HEU
MORE THAN PENGUINS
THE LOVE THAT REMAINS

tags: Society, Youth/Coming-of-Age, Media, Sexuality, Feature Film

Cast: Victor Neumeister, Olivia Müller-Elmau, Ben Felipe, Nadja Sabersky

Credits

Screenplay: Alexander Löwen

Director of Photography: Rita Hajjar

Film Editor: Catalina Aristizábal Serna, Alexander Löwen

Production Designer: Rahel Pribbernow

Costume Design: Sophia Lindner, Sarah Claridge

Sound: Neary Wach

Producer: Elena Erbenich

Director: Alexander Löwen

biography

Alexander Löwen was born in Moscow, Russia, in 1992 and grew up in Kempten in southern Germany. He studied theater, media and English studies in Bayreuth, where he wrote, produced and directed several award-winning short films. He worked for international film production companies and assisted several major theater directors. His intensive work in film, photography, and other media led him to HFF Munich, where he has been studying film directing since 2015.

Screenings

Monday, 11/19/2018, 12:00 PM (120 Min.)
Filmmuseum