Comfort Zone

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World Showcase Shorts Program 4
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, May 28, 2020 - Wed, Jun 24, 2020
Available until June 24
A collection of exceptional stories from around the world including In the Shadow of the Pines, At the River, êmîcêtôcêt: Many Bloodlines, Run for His Life and Comfort Zone.
Film Info
Country Listing:Germany
Premiere Status:World Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2020
Accessibility:Full Subtitles
Program Category:Shorts
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Jonas Egert
Producer(s):Emilia Möbus
Editor(s):Julia Furch
Stefan Strüber
Writer(s):Jonas Egert
Julia Furch
Cinematography:Felix Riedelsheimer
Composer:Pablo Jókay
Sound:Tobias Rehm
Moritz Müller-Preißer


This short film is part of World Showcase Shorts Program 4.

Brigitte lives with a mysterious, invisible presence: her 21-year-old son, who has shut himself in his bedroom for the past three years. Communicating only via WhatsApp, mother and son are locked in a codependent waiting game. Will his door ever open again, or will it have to be forced? Angie Driscoll

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