Although Juri is young, he lives in constant fear of dying. Nightly panic attacks for him are routine – but one night he meets a dark figure who claims to be Death incarnate. So begins a bizarro-Faustian trip together through the night, during which Juri meets Nina and falls in love with her. But come dawn, one of them must die.
- Noah Saavedra
- Marko Mandic ́
- Vanessa Loibl
- Xaver Böhm
- Ariana Berndl
- Jieun Yi
- Florian Miosge
- Xaver Böhm
- Paul Eisenach
- KOMPLIZEN FILM
- ZDF – DAS KLEINE FERNSEHSPIEL
- THE MATCH FACTORY
A deeply romantic journey through the night, which resembles a flamboyant baroque painting.
A melancholic and breathtaking work of art.
The lush and sophisticated cinematography by Jieun Yi, with its old-school patina, elevates the film to an object of visual splendour.
Xaver Böhm is a freelance animator, illustrator and filmmaker. He studied Visual Communication at the London College of Communication and the University of the Arts Berlin Weißensee. His award-winning graduation short film ROADTRIP (2014) was screened at over 100 international film festivals and was also nominated for the German Short Film Award. His work as a freelance animator and director include projects for clients such as the New York Times and the British National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) and music videos for diverse artists. Xaver lives and works in Berlin. His feature film debut O BEAUTIFUL NIGHT (2019) screened in the Panorama section of the 69th Berlinale.