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Austria, Germany, France/2023
Lea Marie Lembke / Simon Maria Kubiena


The sixteen-year-old wrestler Anouk is well-integrated into the male-dominated Parisian wrestling team. She trains with her best friend Louis but gets distracted by a new team member, who raises her interest. By following her first feelings of sexual desire she experiences the insecurity of her male colleagues and especially of her best friend

Режија / Director:
Simon Maria Kubiena, Lea Marie Lembke

Сценарио / Screenplay:
Simon Maria Kubiena, Lea Marie Lembke

Директор фотографије / Director of Photography:
Leon Hörtrich, Wesley William Salamone

Монтажа / Film Editing:
Lucas Cantera

Продуценти / Producers:
Lisa Purtscher, Lotta Schmelzer

Филмска школа / Film School:
Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, La Fémis

Улоге / Cast:
Anna Stanic, Fethi Aidouni, Marin Judas

Трајање / Duration: 19’

Lea Marie Lembke / Simon Maria Kubiena
Director's Biography
Lea Marie Lembke / Simon Maria Kubiena

Lea Marie Lembke grew up in Berlin, where she studied philosophy and film at Freie Universität Berlin. She gained her first experiences in the film industry working as an assistant director, casting coordinator and production assistant for renowned film productions. At the same time she started directing her own short films and short documentaries. For the winter semester 2019/20 she began studying directing at Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. In 2021, she completed an exchange semester at Parisian film school La Fémis.

Simon Maria Kubiena was born in Vienna in 1998 and was introduced to filmmaking through acting, both at the Burgtheater in Vienna and in Austrian film productions. He participated in several film and acting workshops, including one at the Prague Film School. Since 2019, he has been studying directing at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg and attended the film school La Fémis in Paris for an exchange semester. His short films have been screened internationally at film festivals, including the Berlinale and the Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival.