Cleveland International Film Festival } April 7 – April 20, 2021

Keeper of the Past
(W├Ąchter der Spieluhr)

Year: 2014
Country: GERMANY
Run Time: 29 minutes

Keeper of the Past

Accepting life as it our decision to make!Farmer Finn van Hagen begins a New Life and moves with his wife and his two children out to the country. He now lives on an old, idyllic the middle of his eyes, in a Perfect World.One day a Stranger appears, out of the blue. He asks Finn strange questions and tries to draw a well-kept secret from his daughter Verlanda: The whereabouts of a music box, in which Finn's past lies hidden..a past, he has long forgotten...If Finn should ever open the music box......he not only might lose his family forever......he also might bring it to cave in...the World as he knows it.The Decision is his...

CIFF39 Screenings

Tower City Cinemas

Friday, March 20, 2015 at 11:25 PM -
Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 1:40 AM

Shorts Program
After Hours Shorts Program 1

Marco J. Riedl

Julia Kampmann

Marco J. Riedl

Julia Kampmann

Marc Steinicke

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