Deadly Weekend

Winner > Best Women Film Maker
Some things are meant to be found out the hard way –
That’s why Helena challenges her friend and at the same time biggest competitor Kathrin to a deadly game in front of the whole clique. After the planned murder of Krampusverein-member Anton fails, an unexpected connection develops between him and Helena.
Mareike Faerber – Director
Mareike Faerber – Writer
Laurenz Wakolbinger – Producer
Christine Poplavski – Producer

Director Biography – Mareike Faerber
Mareike Färber was born in Kassel in 1994 and has lived in Weimar since 2014 for her bachelor’s degree in media studies. After successfully completing her studies, she completed several internships in both theater and film production and in 2018 was hired as a writer at the Hamburg-based production company Johnny—visual Content GmbH.
In January 2022, she won the ATV2 Storytelling Contest in the “Cult Comedy” category. Mareike Färber will finish her Master’s degree in MultiMediaArt with a focus on film in the summer of 2022 with her graduation film “Ein Tödliches Wochenende”.