Closed Season (Ende der Schonzeit)

Rated NR 100 min. 2016

Set in 1942, this film tells the story of Fritz and Emma who are hiding Albert, a Jewish refugee at their remote farm in the Black Forest. Since his marriage with Emma has remained childless, Fritz uses this opportunity to suggest an unorthodox deal: He asks Albert to sleep with his wife and conceive a child on his behalf. The consequences are dramatic: Emma discovers her sexuality, Fritz cannot control his jealousy and Albert feels trapped between the two of them. Against the background of war an unpredictable.

drama unfolds that turns offenders into victims and vice versa.

Film Credits

Director: Franziska Schlotterer

Writer: Franziska Schlotterer and Gwendolyn Bellmann

Producer: Philipp Homberg and Christian Drewing

Cast: Brigitte Hobmeier, Hans-Jochen Wagner, Christian Friedel, Thomas Loibl, Rami Heuberger, Max Mauff, Michaela Eshet, Ayala Meidan, Mike Maas and Wolfgang Packhäuser

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