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WESTEND

by Kai Maria Steinkuehler, Markus Mischkowski

synopsis

The friends Mike and Alfred are unemployed. They spend their empty days drinking beer at a road-side snack bar. Half-hearted attempts to find work have not got them anywhere. One day, they take up the proposal of a regular drinking partner Rasto to take over a derelict motorway kiosk, but it soon becomes apparent that Rasto doesn't have his business in order.

original title: Westend
country: Germany
year: 2001
genre: fiction
directed by: Kai Maria Steinkuehler, Markus Mischkowski
film run: 89'
release date: DE 09/10/2003
screenplay: Markus Mischkowski
cast: Jens Claassen, Katy Karrenbauer, Markus Mischkowski, Ralf Richter, Katharina Schmaltz, Kai Maria Steinkuehler
cinematography by: Klaus Peter Schmidt
film editing: Christine Dériaz
art director: Anja Kuehnle, Ildiko Mohos
music: The Haifaboys
producer: Kai Künnemann
production: KARIBUFILM GmbH
distributor: Rapid Eye Movies
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