The Fifth Season / The Sixth Season

Jan Soldat 2019/2015, documentary, 26’29“/36’41“
miniDV / DCP, colour, 4:3, 25fps, mono, German with English subtitles

Synopsis

Arwed, 48, is a farmer in the third generation. Exhausted from the harvest he gets from his life companion Dennis, 38, a gift: A one week wellness vacation. In jail. A documentary observation of a relationship that seeks its fulfillment in the interplay of control and power relations.

Team

Direction
Cinematography
Editing
Sound Mix
Subtitles
Production
Cast

Jan Soldat
Jan Soldat
Jan Soldat
Lorenz Fischer
Alexandra Demetriou
Jan Soldat
Dennis, Arwed, Tom

Screenings

44th Intl. Film Festival Rotterdam / Stadtkino im Künstlerhaus Wien / 17th BAFICI Buenos Aires / 12th Indielisboa / 5th LIMA INDEPENDIENTE Festival Internacional de Cine / Nachtschatten BDSM Fetisch Film Festival München 2015 / XVIII edition of the Guanajuato International Film Festival / 39. Open Air Filmfest Weiterstadt / 3th Transcinema Peru / 7th IBAFF Murcia / Cinematheque Leipzig / 11th Vilnius International Short Film Festival / Filmrauschpalast Berlin / Pornfilmfestival Berlin / London Short Film Festival / Courts Mais Trash Brussels / Queer Mais Trash Brussels‘ Pride