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SCHMITTCHEN, OETSCH AND PRINCE RAMIGANI

a film by Stefan Eisenburger

SCHMITTCHEN, OETSCH AND PRINCE RAMIGANI

Germany | 2018 | 80:00 min

Original Title:
ERICH UND SCHMITTE – ENTSCHEIDEND IS AM BECKENRAND

Formal Categories

Biography / Portrait

Content Categories

Documentary
Synopsis
The film follows three senior swimmers from the Ruhr area who experience and celebrate national and international successes. It is not just their sporting success, however, that pushes Erich Liesner (84), Hans-Jürgen Schmidt (66) and Andreas Tschech (47) to practice three to five times per week.
The protagonists tell of lives filled with ups and downs, granting the audience a profound insight into their world and the central role of SC AEGIR 1908 swimming club in it.
What matters most is not the scoreboard – it’s the people in the club.

The 61 Minutes 01 Second version of longterm documentary ENTSCHEIDEND IS AM BECKENRAND was shown for the first time in 2015 at the 18. STRANGER THAN FICTION dokumentarfilmfest und the

Stefan Eisenburger died in 2016. He met with an accident whilst swimming at the Canary Islands.
Hannah Dörr, Janina Jung, Carina Mergens completed the 80 Minutes version for cinema.

Cast and Crew
  • Director Stefan Eisenburger
Original Languages

German

Production Company
Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln | KHM
Peter-Welter-Platz 2, 50676 Köln

Fax: +49 221 2018917

Phone: +49 221 201890

presse@khm.de
http://www.khm.de
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