HABITARES

By Marina ZEISING

ACTITUD CINE - as PROD

First film - Completed 2014

Herta Scheurle, an argentine actress who studied and worked in France, Germany and Argentina between the 60's and the 80's, is living a few days at W.R. Fassbinder´s commune when she has an accident that changes the course of her career.

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Ventana Sur 2014
Latam
Guadalajara FICG 2015
Documental Iberoamericano
    • Year of production
    • 2014
    • Genres
    • First film
    • Countries
    • ARGENTINA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH, GERMAN
    • Duration
    • 61 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Marina ZEISING
    • Writer(s)
    • Marina ZEISING
    • Producer(s)
    • Marina ZEISING (Actitud Cine)
    • Synopsis

    • Marina Zeising reconstructs Herta Scheurle´s history (Sonia Staber), an argentine actress who studied and worked in France, Germany and Argentina, between '60 and '80.  

      Herta Scheurle, lived a short stay in the film director Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s  commune. The day Fassbinder offers her a role in one of his films, she has a tragic accident on the road, and she cannot do it. While recovering, his father gets seriously ill, so she returns to
      Argentina to his cares and never returns back to Europe. But finally leaves acting and decides to be a teaching German professor. 

      Today, after 30 years, she retires from this work, and through this documentary she reconnected with that actress that used to be. A tour of life’s inhabits, the role of the artist-woman, decisions and the creative process.


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