Scene from the film Searching Eva
Scene from the film Searching Eva
Scene from the film Searching Eva
Scene from the film Searching Eva
Scene from the film Searching Eva

Searching Eva

  • Germany
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Eva – 25, drifter, Berliner, poet, pet-owner, sex worker, virgo, recovering addict, housewife, feminist, model – declared privacy an outdated concept at the age of 14.

This is the tale of a young woman growing up in the age of the internet, turning the search for oneself into a public spectacle, challenging you on what a woman „should be“. Through her fragmented personalities you see the emergence of a generation, in which the concept of a fixed identity has grown old.

A portrait of modern existence.

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  • Original Title
    Searching Eva
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Giorgia Malatrasi, Pia Hellenthal
  • Cinematography
    Janis Mazuch
  • Editing
    Yana Höhnerbach
  • Sound
    Marcus Zilz
  • Runtime
    84 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Germany
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Distribution
  • Festivals
    • IDFA X Kriterion night
    • NOW festival Moscow
    • FIDOCS the Santiago International Documentary Film Festival
    • FICTU - Festival Internacional de Cine Tulum
    • Porny Days - Film Kunst Festival Zürich
    • Almeria International FIlm Festival
    • IDFA Best of Fests
    • Le Festival Chéries-Chéris Paris
    • Rencontres Internationales Du Documentaire De Montreal
    • Gimme Some Truth Festival, Winnipeg
    • MIX Copenhagen
    • Ji.hlava IDFF
    • RIGA IFF
    • She Makes Noise Festival MADRID
    • The Helsinki International Film Festival
    • SEOUL International Women’s Film Festival
    • MOIDF Macao International Documentary Film Festival
    • MakeDox
    • Sheffield Doc Fes
    • Millennium Docs Against Gravity
    • DOK.fest München
    • HOT DOCS Toronto
    • CPH DOX 2019
    • Outview Festival Athens
    • BERLINALE Panorama 2019
  • Awards
    • CPH DOX 2019 - Special Mention Award
    • Outview Festival Athens - Audience Award is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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