Weydemann Bros., the Berlin- based mostly manufacturing home behind 2019 sleeper hit System Crasher and this 12 months’s Locarno winner No One’s With the Calves, has teamed up with author Alexander Dydyna (Younger Goethe in Love) and director David Sieveking (David Desires to Fly) for its subsequent undertaking, a local weather disaster comedy known as Unser Zuhause Brennt (Our Home Is Burning).
The plot imagines a snug suburban household whose way of life, and carbon footprint, are challenged by their daughter Zora, a Greta Thunberg-like local weather activist. However her efforts to get everybody on board the mission to save lots of the planet stirs up previous conflicts and finally ends up triggering an anti-climate safety motion.
Dydyna’s writing credit embody the 2018 hit What About Adolf?, a German adaptation of the 2012 French comedy What’s in a Identify?, and the 2019 musical comedy I’ve By no means Been to New York. Sieveking is finest recognized for his documentaries, together with Neglect Me Not (2012), a portrait of his mom’s wrestle with Alzheimer’s, and David Desires to Fly (2010), by which, impressed by tran- scendental meditation proselytizer David Lynch, he tracks down TM guru the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.
Weydemann has a number of tasks set to start capturing subsequent 12 months, together with the literary adaptation Milchzähne, based mostly on the novel by Helene Bukowski; the 30-somethings love story Falling Into Locations; and the poisonous household drama Frisch.
This story first appeared in Sarkarijob’s Sept. 2 each day problem on the Venice Worldwide Movie Competition.