ALL FOR NOTHING!

a film by Jan Peters

ALL FOR NOTHING!

Germany | 2010 | 89:00 min

Original Title:
ALLES UMSONST!

Content Categories

Documentary
Synopsis
When Jan Peters' girlfriend accidently takes his wallet on a trip to foreign climes, she leaves the filmmaker standing in Frankfurt Airport without a penny to his name. The only capital he possesses is a group ticket for the public transport system. After hearing about people who supplement their inadequate incomes by “escorting” groups of tourists across the city, Mr. Peters decides to apply the same method to his own situation. The filmmaker starts a business as an "independent travel escort" and enters an obscure world of supplementary jobs and adventurous business models. During his trips he encounters troubled, laden, indifferent and optimistic souls, as well as those trying to cast off their abject yoke with courage, solidarity and creativity.
The audience is confronted with the demise of familiar employment structures and is introduced to concepts designed for a future without full employment..
Cast and Crew
  • Director Jan Peters
  • Producer Thomas Tielsch
  • Screenwriter Jan Peters
  • Director of Photography Marcus Winterbauer
  • Editor Nina von Guttenberg
Original Languages

German

Production Company
FILMTANK GmbH
Lippmannstr. 53, 22769 Hamburg

Phone: +49 40 4318610

Fax: +49 40 43186111

filmtank@filmtank.de
http://www.filmtank.de
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