Mammal
INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION1
Director Astrid RIEGER
Country Germany
Year 2007
Running Time 7’ 25”
Definition/Color Beta SP | Color
Genre Fiction
Premier Status Asian Premiere
Introduction
Using extraordinary narratives and mythic images, [Mammal] describes the symbolic relationship between a mother and her son. On one side are the unceasing attempts to escape from sensuality and animalistic instincts, while, on the other side, is the struggle between maternal instinct and fear of change.
Director
Astrid RIEGER
Born in Brasov, Rumania 1972, Astrid Rieger immigrated to Germany in 2002 and graduated from Film and Video School in 2006.