Short film of the ifs internationale filmschule köln | 2. semester | Germany 2016 | 6 min.

The earth as we know it no longer exists – mankind had to flee into space. After generations of scientists had failed to find a new habitable planet, a young researcher seems to be very close to a breakthrough … but then a very motivated helper puts everything at risk.


Director: Samuel Pleitner
Screenplay: Paula Zoe Ristow
Producer: David Kade
DoP: Christian Godau
Editing/ Sounddesign: Jeannine Compère
VFX: Mikko Beste


Chiara Schoras
Andreas Schmidt

Awards & Festivals

  • Nominated for NEXT GENERATION SHORT TIGER 2016 in Cannes
  • CONTACT International Student Film Festival Türkei 2016
  • FILMETS Badalona Film Festival 2016
  • Lange Nacht des kurzen Films 2016 in Aachen
  • Filmfest Osnabrück 2016
  • Filmfestival Warschau 2016