Documentary, D 2015, DCP 2k flat, 77 Min.
THE STRANGE WOMAN – WINTER JOURNEY TO FLOSSENBÜRG is a documentary about a family of four generations in Flossenbürg, a village in the Upper Palatinate in Bavaria. The film shows in quiet observations the lives of the village residents and the coexistence of housewife and mother Kerstin and her daughter Lena. The past and dealing with it point to the future. The film tells the story of mania and depression, empathy and obedience, of marriage, loneliness and love.
Author & Director: BETTINA BÜTTNER
Cinematography: FLORIAN HAAG, BETTINA BÜTTNER, EDUARD STÜRMER
Sound, Sound Design & Mixing: CORNELIA BÖHM
Editing & Color Grading: EDUARD STÜRMER
Producer: BETTINA BÜTTNER
Co-Producer: EDUARD STÜRMER
Production Company: BÜTTNER & STÜRMER, KARLSRUHE UNIVERSITY OF ARTS AND DESIGN (in co-operation with)
Academy of Fine Arts 2015, Nuremberg, Deutschland
Grenzland-Filmtage 2016, Selb, Germany
Crossing Europe Filmfestival 2016, Linz, Austria
Visions du Réel Doc Outlook International Market 2016, Nyon, Switzerland
Swedish International Film Festival, Sweden, 2016
Psyennale 2017, Vienna, Austria