SCHWITZKASTEN

Sweatbox

Alemania. 2011. Color. 15 min. Ficción. Vídeo.
  • Film Director: Christian Ricken.
  • Scriptwriter: Christian Ricken.
  • Cast: Roland Schreglmann, Chantal von Conta, Rüdiger Bach, Matthias Kupfer, Christina Rainer, Anno Koehler, Michael Preiss, Richard Brückl, Franz Kinker, Franz Glahn.
  • Cinematography: Thomas Schiller.
  • Editing: Max Zilker.
  • Art director: Miriam Hess.
  • Music: Karsten Laser.
  • Sound: Benedikt Hoenes.
  • Producer: Ralf Berchtold; Christian Ricken.
A hilarious comedy about the struggle for freedom of 18-year-old Paul, who is suddenly trapped in an automatized video store and after all, he had only wanted to spend the first 'hot night' with his girlfriend Nina.

Christian Ricken
Christian was born in Frankfurt/Main in 1978. In 1998, he absolved a professional training as a visual and audio media designer at the HSG Film and video production in Frankfurt, subsequently being employed there as a film editor. In 2004 he decided to search for new challenges in the film branch and so he completed several directing traineeships during TV film productions. In 2006 he began his Film and TV studies at the Macromedia university for Media and Communication in Munich with a special focus on directing.
"Auf Wiedersehen" (2006)