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Simon Schneckenburger

Borzaya, 19:33 min, Color, Stereo, FBW, Germany, 2021

Simon Schneckenburger, born 1990 in Freiburg. He studied media and production at Offenburg University and graduated with his BA in 2017. His graduation film STARS AT DAY won the German Young Talent Film Award. Currently he is studying directing/fiction film at the Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg.

In the Ukrainian Carpathians, large Western companies threaten to destroy the existence of the forestry owned by Sylwia’s family. In order to make some urgently needed money, Sylwia agrees to help to smuggle refugees across the nearby external EU border.