On the Line

A department security guard spends his days observing others, including a young bookstore clerk with whom he is secretly in love. He watches her on the security system monitors and looks for ways to connect with her on the commuter train. Then one evening she arrives to the train station with another guy...

  • Germany
  • 2007, 30 min
  • Director: Reto Caffi
  • Director of photography: Piotr Rosolowski
  • Editor: Thomas Bachmann
  • Screenplay: Reto Caffi
  • Music: Ivo Ubezio
  • Cast: Julie Bräuning, Janic Halioua, Catherine Janke, André Meyer, Leonardo Nigro, Roeland Wiesnekker
  • Production: Kunsthochschule für Medien Köln