Germany 2021 – Director: Christoph Eder – Original language: German – Subtitles: English, German – Length: 96 min.

In the Baltic resort of Ostseebad Göhren, everything happened quickly after the reunification of Germany: investors, the development of tourism, the loss of nature and living space. Can democracy put a stop to this process? A provincial crime drama documented by the director in the place where he grew up.

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No youth rating


Christoph Eder

After studying media art at the Bauhaus University in Weimar, Eder studied directing at the Film University Babelsberg Konrad Wolf. He directs documentaries as well as music video and online productions, such as "Bohemian Browser Ballet".



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Student Award

Outstanding documentary films by students from film schools in German-speaking countries. The films are nominated for the Megaherz Student Award, endowed with 3,000 euros.


English/Original Title: WHO OWNS MY VILLAGE?. Writer: Christoph Eder. Camera: Domenik Schuster. Sound: Michael Holz, Ludwig Müller. Editing: Patrick Richter. Music: Anna Kühlein. Production: ostlicht filmproduktion GmbH. Producer: Marcel Lenz, Guido Schwab. International Sales: ostlicht filmproduktion GmbH Distribution: ostlicht filmproduktion GmbH.

Student Award 2021

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