Passage (©Moritz Moessinger)


Original title
Bremen Film
15 min
This film is part of the follwing short film programme:
Something has happened to the world. Two young women are trying to get the last ferry that could save them. One of them knows the way, the other knows where the ferry departs. They are heading to the coast with wilderness in front and fear between them. Only one of them will arrive.
Justin Koch
Justin Koch
Gina Haller, Anne Rietmeijer
Other Credits
Composer: André Feldhaus; Sounddesign: Anders Wasserfall; Director Of Photography: Moritz Mössinger
Director’s biography
Born in 1979 Justin studied media art and cinema at the HFG Karlsruhe with Prof. Edgar Reitz, Prof. Andrei Ujica, Prof. Barbara Albert, Razvan Radulescu. His last shortfilm – The Swimsuit – was shown on several international and national festivals e.g. Montreal World Film Fest, Filmfest Dresden and has been distributed by shortsinternational worldwide. Justin works as a freelance director and writer and also concepts exhibitions which for example won the german design award 2019 in gold and bronze. For the 30 years celebration of the fall of the berlin wall and the peaceful revolution Justin concepted the video art show that took place on 7 iconic buildings in Berlin(e.g. Alexanderplatz or Humboldforum) together with the artist collective urbanscreen – one of the worlds leading pioneers of projection mapping. For the exhibition FINSTERWALD of GRIMMWELT Kassel Justin won a golden nail 2020 of the Art Director's Club Germany as a dramaturg and director working on that special project for Urbanscreen. PASSAGE is his newest fictional shortfilm that he shot in autumn 2019 deep in the woods, on a military training ground and an abandoned village in Germany. PASSAGE will have it’s german premiere at the 54th Hof International Film Festival in october 2020. Filmographie 2011 "THE SWIMSUIT“, shortfilm, director, writer, producer Festivals: e.g. 35th World Film Festival Montreal 2011, official Selection, Focus on World Cinema; 24. Filmfest Dresden 2012, national competition 2012 „PROLOG“ musicvideo, director, editor, producer „IDEALIST“ musicvideo, director, editor, producer 2014 „MANHATTAN“ musicvideo, director, editor, producer 2015 „HOLLOW MEN“ musicvideo producer, directed by: Bruce La Bruce 2016 „ANGST, ANGST, OVERKILL“ musicvideo, director, editor, producer 2017 „DAS ENDE“ musicvideo, director, editor, producer 2019 „KLEINE SCHEINE“ TV-series, in development, screenwriter 2020 „SCHWARZES GOLD (AT)“ TV-series, in development, screenwriter „PASSAGE“ shortfilm, director, script, producer, editor