Das Cello
© Benedikt Pawils

The Cello

1992. A group of multicultural refugees sits squeezed together in the back of a minibus. Plagued by cold, exhaustion and thoughts of a life left behind, a large cello case becomes the centre of what at first seems like a banal conflict.

Awards & Festivals

- Tirana Filmfest 2023
- Grand Prix Award Split Film Festival in Split, Croatia 2023
- FILMZ Festival in Mainz 2023
- Winner Kotka Human Rights Film Festival 2023
- Hammer Kurzfilmnächte 2023
- AIU Film Festival 2023
- Sussex International Film Festival 2023
- Luksuz Film Festival 2023
- 13th Short Film Breaks 2024
- Kurz Klub International Festival of Shorts 2024
- Kurdisches Filmfestival Köln 2024

Cast

Vic Bagratuni
Besnik Prekazi
Burak Sercan Akyol
Sevim Kesbir
Egzona Fetahaj
Barbara Schmidt
Viorel Iliescu
Coco Oellers Lux
Jochen Langner

Still »Das Cello«
© Benedikt Pawils
Still »Das Cello«
© Benedikt Pawils
Still »Das Cello«
© Benedikt Pawils
Still »Das Cello«
© Benedikt Pawils