Dunkelfeld (Dark Figure)

FHD-Video, 17 min, Sound, Colour, 2020

a film by Ole-Kristian Heyer, Patrick Lohse and Marian Mayland
commissioned by Initiative DU 26. August 1984

Synopsis

In August 1984 a house inhabited by migrant workers was burnt down in Duisburg, killing seven members of a family. While the police immediately ruled out racism as a reason, the survivors continue to doubt that it was a coincidence that their house was set on fire.

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Festivals, Exhibitions and Screenings

International Short Film Festival Oberhausen 2020

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