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Homesick (2015)

Ambitious cello student Jessica receives the invitation to an international contest. A great opportunity - but at the same time enormous pressure. Stress begins to gnaw on Jessica's everyday life and soon reality and imagination blur.

Director:

Jakob M. Erwa

Writer:

Jakob M. Erwa
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Esther Maria Pietsch ... Jessica Klug
Matthias Lier Matthias Lier ... Lorenz Amann
Tatja Seibt ... Hilde Domweber
Hermann Beyer Hermann Beyer ... Helmut Domweber
Eric Bouwer Eric Bouwer ... Robert
Karim Cherif ... Orhan
Ralph Kretschmar ... Philipp
Lucia Luciano Lucia Luciano ... Melli
Aline Eydam Aline Eydam ... Julia
Janusz Cichocki Janusz Cichocki ... Cello Professor
Lutz Blochberger Lutz Blochberger ... Heinz Klug
Heike Hanold-Lynch ... Mareike Klug
Barbara Sotelsek ... Sandra Lang
Johannes Richard Voelkel Johannes Richard Voelkel ... Bestatter König
Fabian Pfeffer Fabian Pfeffer ... Bestatter Azubi
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Ambitious cello student Jessica moves into a new flat, together with her boyfriend Lorenz. When she receives the honorable invitation to represent Germany in an international contest for classic music it seems to be her great opportunity - at the same time it means enormous pressure. In her home, Jessica starts to prepare herself meticulously for the contest. However, her own four walls don't seem to give her shelter as Jessica finds herself more and more exposed to small and major anonymous harassments. What is the neighbour's involvement prying mysteriously behind half-closed curtains? Lorenz doesn't notice any of this and therefore finds it hard to believe Jessica's assumptions, which creates conflict between the young couple. The increasing pressure and stress begin to noticeably gnaw on Jessica's everyday life and pretty soon reality and imagination blur. Eventually Jessica finds her life scattered, caused by her own ambition. In the desperate hope to restore her felicity, she ... Written by mojo:pictures

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SUPERFLY
(Jakob M. Erwa)
Interpreted by j-me*
(heard when the friends leave the bar)
© 2000, Jakob M. Erwa
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Country:

Germany | Austria

Language:

German

Release Date:

15 October 2015 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany

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DOMAR Film, mojo:pictures See more »
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2.35 : 1
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