Despite her old age, an elderly woman overcomes herself and makes her way to the beach to learn how to swim. After the first hesitation, she is involuntarily caught by a wave and suddenly washed into the sea. Slowly she sinks deeper and deeper to the sea floor finding herself in the danger of drowning…
Director: Maike Mahira Koller
Sounddesign: Lena Beck
Animation: Maike Mahira Koller, Emilia Reich, Sion Kim, Caty Davis, Blättermann
Editing: Tobias Dietz
Musician: Janina Ehrlich, Charles Schmidt
Producer: Malte Stehr
Production Company: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg GmbH
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