Jesper is a soldier in the German army. Although his brother was killed whilst serving in Afghanistan, he nevertheless reports for a new tour of duty in this war zone. He and his unit are to protect a remote village from the Taliban. One of the people accompanying Jesper is a young interpreter, Tarik, whose job includes mediating between soldiers and villagers. Both sides have a hard time trying to overcome the differences in their respective ways of life.
CAST & CREW
Director of Photography
Jan A.P. Kaczmarek
Max Thomas Meindl
Ronald Zehrfeld, Mohsin Ahmady, Saida Barmaki, Salam Yousefzai
Independent Artists Filmproduktion
Born 1972, Vienna, Austria). Besides training as an actor she studied communications and psychology in Vienna and London, graduating with a PhD in the year 2000. A journalist, she has written screenplays for TV films and attended post-graduate seminars in directing at the German Film and Television Academy in Berlin (dffb). A guest of the Panorama in 2010 with Die Fremde/When We Live, Inbetween Worlds marks her second feature as producer, screenwriter and director.
When We Leave (2010), Inbetween Worlds (2014).