Oswaldo Diaz Medina
Youkali, 60 min, Dolby SR, Germany, 2016
Born in 1980 in Lima, Peru. When he was 17, he performed as an actor for theater productions.
Later he studied Communications at the University of Lima and Audiovisual Production at the Autónoma University of Barcelona. Now he studies Directing at the German Film and Television Academy in Berlin.
Kenny (31) from Sri Lanka tries to further his career as a musician in Berlin. He rents a room from Rola (80) who lives alone in a house on the outskirts of Berlin. In living together these two completely different individuals experience, besides all prejudgements, an unexpected magical connection.
German Film and Television Academy Berlin – DFFB
The DFFB was founded in 1966 as the first film school in West Germany. The DFFB offers a professional education for artistic jobs in film and television. The school is financed by the federal state of Berlin and is independent of commercial interests and influence.