Iris Prize 2018



JP Horstmann


Mariella Frey, Nadine Schulte

Germany, 16 mins

Rick is gay and deaf. And he works as an adult porn actor. The short documentary follows a young man who has managed to overcome considerable boundaries, expressing himself through physical pursuits and finding liberation in the lights of the film studio.

Iris Prize Shorts Programme 8 | Cineworld Screen 15 | 7pm, Friday 12 Oct


Jan-Peter Horstmann studied Theatre Directing at the Zurich University, and has worked as an assistant director at theatres in Hamburg. As well as producing a number of short films he has worked on projects such as the theatrical installation Fordlandia. Since 2016 he has been a student of Film Directing at Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF.

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