Remote Area

Four people from four different villages located between Cologne and Bonn. None of them has achieved his aims, but none of them gives up. Five outsiders who entangle themselves into a fight with the urban citys, with progress, with themselves...

Durchfahrtsland (Remote Area) shows a very subjective view of an area which neither belongs to the urban districts, nor to the rural province, but which is something in between, something like an "urban province". The film draws a quite personal portrait of five protagonists who are all part of the social structure of Durchfahrtsland (Remote Area), but somehow live on the edge, each one in his own way...

Duration91 min
Written byAlexandra Sell
Directed byAlexandra Sell
CinematographyJustina Feicht, Henning Drechsler
ProducersHarry Flöter, Jörg Siepmann
DistributionReal Fiction Filmverleih
PartnerZDF Das kleine Fernsehspiel
Supported byNordmedia
Kuratorium jg. dt. Film
Filmstiftung NRW