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ABOUT A GIRL

by Catherina Deus

synopsis

Joe, a girl from Eastern German Province, is a young women who feels like a maverick and has problems with her job, her always indebted mother and her nymphomaniac younger sister... She would like to become a boxer, like her dead father. But for the moment, she keeps this secret to herself and hides to hit the sandbank in the shed behind the house. When Joe's friend Stella comes from Berlin for a few weeks, it gives her new energy...

international title: About A Girl
original title: Die Boxerin
country: Germany
sales agent: credo:film GmbH
year: 2003
genre: fiction
directed by: Catherina Deus
film run: 90'
screenplay: Martina Klein
cast: Katharina Wackernagel, Fanny Staffa, Manon Strach, Martin Brambach, Devid Striesow, Marc Richter, Winfred Glatzeder, Bruno Apitz
cinematography by: Birgit Möller
film editing: Svenja Cussler
art director: Jörg Prinz
costumes designer: Brigit Kilian
music: CINESONG
producer: Mario Stefan, Clarens Grollmann, Susann Schimk, Joerg Trentmann
production: credo:film GmbH, Fieber Film, Deutsche Film & Fernsehakademie Berlin (dffb), ZDF (DE)
backing: FilmFernsehFonds Bayern, Mediendoard Belin Brandenburg
distributor: Zauberland (DE)
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