sleeping dogs

drama/psychological thriller, 85 mins, b/w, 2010/2011, germany

Jim, haunted by visions of his own death, wants to reconcile with his son before he dies, but this stirs up events he thought long buried. Can Jim unravel the questions at the heart of his visions and prevent his own past from destroying both their lives?

 

www.schlafende-hunde-film.de/english

 

awards:

best picture feature, flathead lake international cinemafest

best director, flathead lake international cinemafest

best male actor, flathead lake international cinemafest

golden reel award, nevada international film festival

special jury award, tolentino international film festival

best supporting actor, hans-christoph michel, ifs los angeles

best cinematography, arizona international film festival

award of merit, the indie fest

 

nominations:

best supporting actress, verena wolfien, hoboken iff

best director, wmiff

best drama, wmiff

best trailer, new york post trailer contest

best screenplay, hamburg

 

festivals:

flathead lake international cinemafest

oklahoma city underground multimedia festival

dublin underground cinema film festival

portobello film festival

international film festival of antigua barbuda

nevada international film festival

river's edge international film festival

landlocked film festival

louisville's international festival of film

northampton international film festival

kansas international film festival

ruby mountain film festival

bar harbor film festival

southern appalachian film festival

columbia gorge international film festival

maine international film festival

philadelphia independent film festival

interrobang film festival / des moines arts festival

tolentino international film festival

hoboken international film festival

new york post feature film trailer contest

world music and independent film festival

myrtle beach international film festival

cape fear independent festival

independent filmmakers showcase los angeles

buffalo niagara film festival

san luis obispo international film festival

dhaka international film festival

the stepping stone film festival

syracuse international film festival

galway film fleadh

the indie fest

arizona international film festival

hamburg international film festival

 

cast                
   
jim   john kirby  
tom   marco mehring  
jule   verena wolfien  
piet   hans-christoph michel  
connie   vanessa catalán sánchez  
bernd   frank mertens  

crew

 

 

director

 

michael o'connor

producers   ninon schubert, michael o'connor
writer   ninon schubert
cinematographer   guy refael
editor   hanne prüß