• SPEED - IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME

    SPEED - IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME

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  • SPEED - IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME

    SPEED - IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME

    license film

SPEED - IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME

a film by Florian Opitz

SPEED - IN SEARCH OF LOST TIME

Germany | 2012 | 97:00 min

Formal Categories

Human Interest Society Ecology

Content Categories

Documentary
Synopsis
 „My experience with time by now is limited to the one feeling – I don’t have enough.“

It’s a paradox. Never before in history we have worked more efficiently. Never before we have saved time with more sophisticated technologies. Anyway, nearly all of us are feeling an increasing pressure of time. It seems that the same technology that has been invented to make our life better and easier, is now enslaving us.

Florian Opitz tries to track down the reasons of our shortage of time and for the constant acceleration of our lives. In his search of lost time he not only questions his own hectic lifestile, but also visits several people, to find out how they deal with time. The pacemakers of the constant acceleration of society as well as dropouts.
In Speed. In search of lost time step by step he reveals the disturbing picture of a civilisation, that has disposed of all brake systems and, run by autopilot, goes blindly for unlimited and eternal growth, no matter what the consequences are. But Opitz also tries to find the good life. In the nishes of the global capitalism he discovers alternatives to the rat race.
Festivals/Awards
FF Max Ophüls Preis
Cast and Crew
  • Director Florian Opitz
  • Producer Oliver Stoltz
  • Director of Photography Andy Lehmann
  • Editor Annette Muff
  • Sound Max Pellnitz
Original Languages

German

English

Production Company
DREAMER JOINT VENTURE Filmprod. GmbH
Regensburger Str. 25, 10777 Berlin

Phone: +49 30 30024440

Fax: +49 30 300244418

info@dreamerjointventure.de
http://www.dreamerjointventure.de
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