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Shock Head Soul
Shock Head Soul

Shock Head Soul

SHOCK HEAD SOUL examines the life and work of Daniel Paul Schreber, a German lawyer who, in 1893 and at the height of his successful career as judge, received messages from God stating that in order to save the world, he must change into a woman. The film combines documentary, animation and  dramatized reconstructions.

70’ / video / b&w    

Original title: SHOCK HEAD SOUL
Prod: Submarine (NL)
Co-prod: Hot Property Ltd (UK)  
Sc: Simon Pummell   
D.O.P.: Reinier van Brummelen
Language: English
Featuring: Hugo Koolschijn, Anniek Pheifer, Thom Hoffman, Jochum ten Haaf, Chris Nietvelt

Simon Pummell:
Second feature length documentary.
a.o. BODYSONG (2003, doc), STOP FOR A MINUTE (2001, short), BLINDED BY LIGHT (2000, short) Awards:
Best International Video Visions Festival Montreal, RAY GUN FUN (1998, short), HEARTACHE (1996, short), EVOLUTION (1996, short).

Submarine Productions
Ph: +31 20 330 1226
F:   +31 20 330 1227

Venice International Film Festival 2011 - Orizzonti Competition - World Premiere

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