Das Translator

Deutschland 2011, Experimentalfilm, Beta SP, Farbe, 3’ | Regie, Buch, Bildgestaltung, Schnitt, Ton Dorit Kiesewetter, Carsten Knoop | Produktion Warnix-Machtnix | Verleih Warnix-Machtnix

A German man, a Turkish man and an Israeli man meet up … and an Azerbaijani man translates for them with the help of the Internet. In this short, Das Translator, Dorit Kiesewetter and Carsten Knoop put the German national anthem through the meanderings of an Internet translation machine.

 

Biographies
DORIT KIESEWETTER studied for a teaching degree at the University of Fine Arts in Hamburg, majoring in visual communication and fine art. She is a qualified primary school teacher and co-manager of the Lichtmess cinema in Hamburg.
CARSTEN KNOOP studied visual communication at the University of Fine Arts in Hamburg before going on to receive a postgraduate certificate in 2001. As a musician active in various Hamburg bands, he has brought out several records. He is a co-manager of the Lichtmess cinema in Hamburg.

 

Films by Dorit Kiesewetter and Carsten Knoop (Selection)
Blind im Wind
2009 | Angrilln 2007 | Das Lächeln der Mona Lisa 2006 | Zwei absolute Giganten 2005 | Schlusskonferenz 2005 | Die kalte Wut des Makalu 2004

 

Awards for ›Das Translator‹
Querdenker Preis, Blicke aus dem Ruhrgebiet 2011

 

Saturday, 21 April 2012, 8.00 p.m., Odeon 1, Ticket

Dorit Kiesewetter, Carsten Knoop
Deutschland
2011
Experimentalfilm, Kurzfilm
2012
Panorama