Fremde Haut


Angelina Maccarone
In order to survive in Germany, the Iranian refugee Fariba is forced to take on the identity of a man. As Siamak she takes an illegal job in a sauerkraut factory, where she meets Anne, who is very solicitous about Siamak's well-being and derives some kind of pleasure from the strange foreigner. While spending more and more time together, they become dangerously close and Anne begins to suspect Fariba's true identity.
Technical Data
Running time: 97
Format: 35mm
Screen ratio: 1:1.85
Language spoken: German/Farsi
Subtitles: English
Production year: 2005
Writer(s): Angelina Maccarone, Judith Kaufmann
Cinematography: Judith Kaufmann
Editing: Bettina Böhler
Key cast: Jasmin Tabatabai, Anneke Kim Sarnau, Navid Akhavan, Hinnerk Schönemann, Jens Münchow
Producer: Angelina Maccarone
Producers: Markus Fischer, Ulrike Zimmermann
MMM Film (D)