Forget Alberto for Now

Beina Xu

IFFR 2020

Bright Future Short

  • 19'
  • Germany
  • 2020
A film crew retraces the path of a refugee's journey. They hope to reconstruct a memory landscape, but are instead confronted by the artifice of documentary. Bystanders interject with their opinions on how to make better use of their time. What is a story, and whose right is it to tell?
Director
Beina Xu
Premiere
World premiere
Country of production
Germany
Production Year
2020
Festival Edition
IFFR 2020
Length
19'
Medium
DCP
Languages
English, French, Arabic
Producer
Thomas Kaske
Production Company
Kaske Film
Sales
Kaske Film
Screenplay
Beina Xu, Alberto
Cinematography
Annegret Sachse
Editor
Alex Bakri
Sound Design
Gábor Ripli