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A father pays prostitutes to play the role of his own daughter.The shocking revelation concerning his long-secret obsession tears up the family's delicate fabric. The son blames himself, and he resolves to find out whether his father ever acted on his fantasies, while his sister wants to sort out her memories on her own. Despite her uncertainties, their mothers reaction leaves no question as to what she thinks. The father ultimately has to find a way of coping with his shame and feelings of guilt.
|Writer(s):||Thoman Reider, Sebastian Meise|
|Key cast:||Christoph Luser, Daniela Golpashin, Fritz Hörtenhuber, Roswitha Soukup, Anja Plaschg|
|Producers:||Oliver Neumann, Pepo Wirthensohn, Tommy Pridnig, Erich Lackner|
San Sebastian (Zabaltegi – New Directors’ Competiton)
Special Mention for STILL LIFE at the Zabaltegi's New Directors' Competition
Sebastian Meise's feature debut STILL LIFE selected for San Sebastian's Zabaltegi New Directors' Competition was awarded a special mention, according to the jury's statement "for its creative and sensitive exploration of a difficult and challenging theme."