Silent Cat

Little Kati sees how her sister Ella has to practice saxophone because her father forces her to. Nightmares (made with shadow theatre) accompany her through her childhood. Years later Kati has become a singer and through a concert she speaks to one of the saxophone players there - suddenly realizing that her childhood memories might be a bit different in reality, and that she has been blind for a long time...

  • Lisa Zielke
  • Lisa Zielke
  • Lisa Zielke
  • Charlotte Lorenzen
    Key Cast
  • Susann Mertz
    Key Cast
  • Samantha Specht
    Key Cast
  • Martin Plass
    Key Cast
  • Albert Töws
    Key Cast
  • Rebekka Bojer
    Key Cast
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    Silent Cat
  • Project Type:
    Feature, Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    9 minutes 24 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    March 31, 2015
  • Production Budget:
    3,500 EUR
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  • Girls Go Movie
    Mannheim, Germany
    June 28, 2015
    First official screening in Germany
Director Biography - Lisa Zielke

I am Lisa, a movie maker, traveller, singer and language lover from Germany. I grew up in Hamburg, lived a year each in Russia and Ivory Coast and a while in Spain (Barcelona) as well. I am finishing my university degree in Film Studies in Mainz, Germany. Movie making is part of my life since 2009 and I am heading for a future as a professional director.

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Director Statement

In my movie projects I speak about topics that I am concerned about and touched by, always enjoying to work with strange and magical elements in them - because a certain kind of magic is something I really love and I think should be in every movie.