work in progress

 

 

fault lines (WT)    

 
genre:   crime drama / road movie
screenplay: Ninon Schubert/Michael O'Connor
director: Michael O'Connor
cast: tba

 

synopsis

 

Set against the backdrop of a dramatic Donegal landscape. Two strangers, a young woman and an ex-con, develop a father-daughter bond as they flee from their past crimes. 

 

Fault Lines was a semi-finalist in the Page International Screenwriting Awards.

 


the plague doctor

 


                                  

genre:                        supernatural horror
writer: Ninon Schubert
director: Michael O'Connor
production company: Shakedown Films

 

A couple’s peaceful life in their new country home is destroyed when the landscape and their house come alive with a super-     natural presence that threatens their survival and pushes them to commit murder.

journey into darkness

(WT)

 
genre: biopic
writer: Ninon Schubert
director: Michael O'Connor

cast:

tba

synopsis

 

A fictionalized account of Samuel Beckett's six-month journey through Germany in 1936/37. The young writer, still struggling to find his own creative voice, discovers a vibrant community of artists just as it is being systematically destroyed by the Nazis.

 


im blinden winkel (AT)/

 

shadow effect (WT)

                                  

genre:                        drama/thriller
autorin: Ninon Schubert
regisseur: Michael O'Connor
cast: nn

 

synopsis:


english:

When a father is arrested for dealing with conflict minerals and illegal arms, his daughter is forced to fight for her family's survival as their enemies close in.


german:

Das Leben einer jungen Afrodeutschen wird aus der Bahn geworfen, als ihr deutscher Vater verhaftet und ihr kongolesischer Onkel ermordet wird. Die Geschichte wirft einen Blick auf Korruption, Waffen- und Rohstoffhandel. Dem normalen und eigentlich ehrlichen Bürger bleibt nur der weg über die Kriminalität, um nicht unterzugehen.

 

Im blinden Winkel wurde zum 2014 Butter bei die Stoffe Pitch Wettbewerb der Filmförderung Hamburg Schleswig Holstein eingeladen.