© Cornelsen Films
© Cornelsen Films

India Blues

  • India Blues. One Relationship, Eight Feelings (Working title)
Indie Feature Film | 2011-2012 | Arthouse | Germany

Shooting data

Start of shooting05.11.2011
End of shooting27.02.2012
LocationsBerlin

Project data

Length of movie95

    Brief synopsis

    “India Blues” is an edgy, bold and passionate love story between two young men who are sometimes afraid to love each other.Through exploring their experiences and the trivial or important moments in their relationship in real time (their first kiss, their first sexual encounter, their awkward silences, their last hug), we are submerged in their universe of love and the feelings that come with it. Like Jean-Luc Godard once said, “a film should have a beginning, a middle, and an end. But not necessarily in that order”. In taking full advantage of that challenge, lies the unique element of “India Blues”: the feelings the characters experience are not presented to us in sequence, but in the “wrong” order – Pain, Lust, Happiness, Jealousy, Attraction, Peacefulness, Love and Anger, function as eight segments-chapters in the coming together and the tearing apart of two very different people.The intensity of the two characters’ feelings, which is highlightened even more by the fact that we, exactly like them, experience things in real time, draws the spectator in the emotional roller-coaster of a love relationship, with all the joy and pain involved in it.

    Cast

    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Chris FornyChris [L]
    Yiannis KoliosYiannis [L]

    Crew

    ActivityNameComment
    director of photographyMariza Nilolaouu
    directorGeorge Markakis
    editorYoirgos Nalpantidis
    producerChristopher Cornelsen
    office production assistantMonika Jürgens