Rit over de grens

Rosemarie Blank Feature film - 1994 - 94 min.

Gouden Kalf winner

Beste Regie Rosemarie Blank

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In a documentary fashion this feature film follows a young restless German girl looking for her friend in Germany. A journey follows of cold, hunger, dirty shelters and chronic poverty.

Road movie annex feature about a restless German girl who lives with her dog in an old caravan on the edge of Amsterdam. The young girl leads an unstructured, nomadic existence. Wherever she is, something is always missing that she always expects to find somewhere else. She has only just settled in Amsterdam when she no longer knows what she is doing there. She leaves the caravan she has just acquired to go looking for a friend in Germany. Finding her is however only an alibi for an aimless journey on the off chance. Director Rosemarie Blank follows the girl in a documentary fashion on her journey to Berlin, Hamburg, Dresden and East Friesland. There isn't any romance in this life on the fringe, but plenty of cold, hunger, dirty shelters and chronic poverty.


Director(s) Rosemarie Blank
Producer(s) Rosemarie Blank
Stefan Schubert
Production Company
Casa Film
Wüste Film Production
Director of Photography
Martin Gressmann
Production Design
Marieke Verheyen
Olga Delgado-Lopes
Lars Betko
Rosemarie Blank
Mara Loytved-Hardegg
Sound on Set
Klaus Klingler
Jac Vleeshouwers
TV Company
Production Country