LOST IN FACE
Germany 2020 – Director: Valentin Riedl – Original language: German – Subtitles: English
Where the eyes, nose and mouth are makes no difference to Carlotta. She can’t recognise faces, even her own. The neuroscientist Valentin Riedl enables us to enter Carlotta’s world: with tactile self-portraits her face – and her self – become accessible to her.
Three questions to the director Valentin Riedl
Writer: Valentin Riedl, Frédéric Schuld. Camera: Doro Götz. Sound: Andreas Hildebrandt, Simon Bastian. Editing: Ivan Morales jr.. Music: Antimo Sorgente. Production: Corso Film Roelly Winker GbR. Producer: Erik Winker, Martin Roelly. Length: 81 min. International Sales: NEW DOCS.
Valentin Riedl studied medicine at the TUM in Munich and neuroscience at the LMU and received a research grant from the WHO. He works as a scientist at the TUM. For LOST IN FACE he received the Max Ophüls Audience Award for the best documentary film.
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