REVOLVO

Two middle-aged women enjoying a joyride in an expensive car while kidnapping a dubious right-wing politician. They find themselves caught up in the moment when a cop pulls them over. What seems like a supposedly harmless ride at first glance turns into a plan of revenge.

cast:
EVA MEDUSA GÜHNE as Anette
HELGA SEEBACHER as Carla
SIGIRD GRAJEK as policewoman
PAUL FRIELINGHAUS as Anton Gauser
MARION BRASCH as radio newsreader
SARA FAZILAT as radio newsreader

director: Francy Fabritz
producer: Sara Fazilat
dop: Antonia Lange

DFFB • Germany 2019 • 8 min
www.dffb.de/films/revolvo

festivals • awards

2019
• 53rd Internationale Hoferfilmtage (World / German premiere) / Germany
• 35th INTERFILM Berlin (German Competition) / Germany • Audience Award
• Prädikat „Besonders Wertvoll“
• BLN - 2nd Berlin Lesbian Non-Binary Filmfest / Germany • Audience Award
• Lange Nacht des Kurzfilms - Sputnik Kino Berlin / Germany
• „Queer Mixtape“- Kurzfilmnacht München / Germany

2020
January
• SHORTS ATTACK! deutschlandweit (INTERFILM) / Germany

February
• Kurzfilmnacht des HFC - Hochschulfilmclub eV TU Ilmenau / Germany
• LGBTIQ event at the British Embassy Berlin presents queer shorts / Germany

March
• 7th Berlin Feminist Film Week / Germany
• Shortcutz Berlin at Z-Bar / Germany

May
• IDAHOBIT 2020 - online stream at AHA Berlin e.V. / Germany

June
• 72nd Festival de CANNES - Marché du Film online-market screening Short Tiger Next Generation 2020 / France

July
• München CSD-Livestream, www.csdmuenchen.de/feiern / Germany
• Berlin CSD-Livestream, www.csd-berlin.de / Germany

August
• KUNSTGRIFF ROLLE 2020 Festival, Heide / Germany
• 44th Open Air Filmfest Weiterstadt / Germany
• „Filmfest Weiterstadt” - presentation Bremen (Kino City 46), Nürnberg (Filmhauskino) / Germany
• „Filmfest Weiterstadt” - presentation Dresden (Zentralwerk) / Germany
• „Filmfest Weiterstadt” - presentation Wiesbaden (Caligari Filmbühne) / Germany
• „Filmfest Weiterstadt” - presentation Heidelberg (Karlstorkino) / Germany
• „Filmfest Weiterstadt” - presentation Hamburg (Metropolis) / Germany
• „Filmfest Weiterstadt” - presentation Berlin (Moviemento) / Germany
• 49th Lubuskie Filmsummer / Poland (International Premiere)

September
• 01.-20.9.    14th River Film Festival (section film schools), Portello, Padova / Italy
• 02.-12.9.    23rd  Brussels Short Film Festival -> off-competition (initiated by ESA Audience Award & German nominee for European Short Film Audience Award) / Belgium
• 07.-13.9.    Lviv International Short Film Festival Wiz-Art (initiated by ESA Audience Award) / Ukraine
• 10.-14.9.    20th El Festival de Cine Alemán de Buenos Aires (initiated by German Films in collaboration with Goethe-Institut) / Argentina
• 16.-20.9.    16th Achtung Berlin Festival (competition) / Germany
• 17.-20.9.    7th Randfilmfestival - Motto "Gold der Jugend“ (Rand-Award Shorts Nominees) Kassel / Germany
• 18.-26.9.    24th Queer Lisboa - International Queer Film Festival (school film Competition) / Portugal
• 21.-28.9.    4th Visionär Film Festival Berlin / Germany
• 21.-26.9.    11th Queer Film Festival Oldenburg / Germany • Audience Award
• 25.9.-2.10.  30th Oslo/Fusion Int'l Film Festival / Norway

October
• 02.-10.10.   33rd OUT FILM CT - Connecticut LGBTQ Film Festival / USA (North America Premiere)
• 03.-11.10.    28. Curtas Vila do Conde - Festival Internacional de Curtas Metragens -> off-competition (initiated by ESA Audience Award & German nominee for European Short Film Audience Award) / Portugal
• 05.-11.10.    13th filmzeitkaufbeuren - Das Allgäuer Autorenfilmfestival (main competition), Kempten / Germany
• 06.-11.10.    27th queerfilm festival - das schwul-lesbisch-trans* Filmfestival Bremen / Germany
• 14.-17.10.    17th Sound Track Cologne 2020 (nominated for PEER RABEN MUSIC AWARD for the best music in a short film) / Germany
• 17.-23.10.    46th FILMETS Badalona Film Festival / Barcelona / Spain
• 16.-25.10.    Baturu Cultural Film (previously China's Women Film Festival) / China
• 19.-25.10.    27. PRIDE PICTURES - Queer Film Festival Karlsruhe / Germany
• 20.-25.10.   31. Lesbisch Schwule Filmtage Hamburg - International Queer Film Festival / Germany
• 20.10.-15.12.2020    23rd Pink Apple Film Festival - gay and lesbian film festival Zürich / Switzerland
• 21.10.-4.11.    24th QUEER Filmfest Weiterstadt 2020 / Germany
• 21.-30.10.    digital edition of 30th Oslo/Fusion Int'l Film Festival / Norway
• 22.-24.10.    12th QFF - QueerFilmFest Rostock / Germany
• 22.-28.10.    9th QUEER-Streifen Regensburg / Germany • Jury Award Best Short Film Audience Award Best Lesbian Short Film
• 23.10.-1.11.   35th MIX Copenhagen, Denmark
• 24.-31.10.     32nd Cineffable - Paris International Lesbian & Feminist Film Festival / France
• 28.10.-4.11.   20th Film Festival Women's Worlds - Menschenrechte von Frauen im Blickpunkt des Films (Kino in der KulturBrauerei) / Germany

November
• 05.-12.11.    21st Mezipatra Queer Film Festival, Prague / Czech Republic
• 10.-22.11.    2nd EQUIS - Ecuador Feminist Film Festival, Quito / Ecuador
• 13.-20.11.    21st Mezipatra Queer Film Festival, Brno / Czech Republic
• 12.-22.11.    Filmschoolfest Munich / Germany
• 13.-16.11.    „German Currents“ virtual cinema stream organized by Goethe-Institut Los Angeles NEXT GENERATION SHORT TIGER program / USA
• 23.-29.11.   16th Festival FACE à FACE du Film LGBTI+ de Saint-Etienne / France
• 25.-29.11.   10th FFF - Favourites Film Festival , Bremen / D

December
• 21.12.    KURZFILMTAG 2020 Berlin, Bad Freienwalde, Oderberg, Wolsier, Bremen, Hamburg, Rostock, Schneverdingen / Germany

2021
January

canceled or postponed due to Corona
• 26th Internationale Kurzfilmwoche Regensburg (German Competition) / Germany
• 21th Landshuter Kurzfilmfestival (D-A-CH Competition) / Germany
• Lesbian Visibility Day, Screening at AHA Berlin e.V. / Germany
• XPOSED - 15th International Queer Film Festival Berlin / Germany