Lysis (Lysis)

Lysis (Lysis)
Drama, 91 min.

Two actors left out in the wilderness, each with a story of their own given by the director, without a script … but with 3 action cams that are an integral part of the plot.  We follow their story as it unfolds for each character and step into a breathtaking journey of survival, guilt and hope!   

After Felix’s mother has died in an accident his estranged father that he hasn’t seen in ten years takes him along a rafting trip in the mountains. While the father hopes to reconnect with his son through the shared adventure, Felix refuses to open up to him. After losing their equipment, the trip turns into a struggle for survival during which father and son learn to see the painful events of the past through each other’s eyes…

Director: Rick Ostermann
Dop: Oliver Masucci, Louis Hofmann
Screenplay: improvised
Cast: Oliver Masucci, Louis Hofmann
Original Language: German
Subtitle Dubbed: English subtitles
Production Company: Zum Goldenen Lamm Filmproduktion
Producer: Stefan Sporbert, Rüdiger Heinze, Rick Ostermann
ARRI Media Services: International Sales
Festivals 2018 Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival