Geschichten vom Kübelkind, Episode 2: Kübelkind's Kindheit

  • 6'
  • West Germany
  • 1971

In the second episode of Stöckl and Reitz’ film series, an afterbirth (Dumpster Kid, an anarchic, antisocial, artificial character) leads an independent life – but then child welfare comes along. 22 short films of different lengths position themselves outside the cinema system in radical fashion. (Arsenal)

See also Episode 7: Ein ganz kleines Glück in compilation programme DINAMO: Footprints.

Directors
Edgar Reitz, Ula Stöckl
Country of production
West Germany
Year
1971
Festival Edition
IFFR 2019
Length
6'
Medium
DCP 4k
International title
Stories of the Dumpster Kid, Episode 2: Dumpster Kid's Childhood
Language
German
Producer
Edgar Reitz / Edgar Reitz Filmproductions GmbH
Sales
Arsenal - Institute for Film and Video Art
Screenplay
Ula Stöckl, Edgar Reitz
Cast
Kristine de Loup