Sales: Edition Salzgeber

Jakob is an uptight policeman living a dull life in rural Germany. One night he encounters a charismatic cross-dresser who brandishing a katana displays a distinct are for decapitation. Jakob pursues the mad samurai but undercurrents of attraction surface between them.
Surrealism and Klaus-Kinsky camp come together in this moody and elusive post-modern horror film. But at the same time leinberg has nely crafted just the right dose of reality into it to engage audiences emotionally in what turns out to be a quest for self. For in the bloody wake of chopped heads and an ambiguous relationship with a lunatic killer a lacklustre cop affirms a new identity.

Wednesday, September 17th, 10:00pm at the Star St-Ex

Thursday, September 18th, 2:00pm at the Star St-Ex

Sunday, September 21st, 8:00pm at the Star


Country: Germany

Year: 2014

Duration: 1hr 19

Version: German, with English and French subtitles

Cast & Credits

Director: Till Kleinert

Producers: Anna de Paoli, Linus de Paoli

Screenplay: Till Kleinert

Cinematography: Martin Hanslmayr

Editing: Till Kleinert, Chris Wright

Music: Conrad Oleak

Cast: Michel Diercks, Pit Bukowski, Uwe Preuss, Ulrike Hanke-Hänsch