DIRECTED BY: Carmen Losman COUNTRY: Germany YEAR: 2020 SPOKEN LANGUAGE(S): English, German SUBTITLES: German RUNNING TIME: 89 min

SECTION: Open Eyes 2021

What is money? What are debts? What are the consequences of both? And how can images be found for them? In Oeconomia, Carmen Losmann undertakes a journey in the strategic heartlands of neoliberal policy.

Carmen Losmann was born in Crailsheim in 1978 and grew up in Hohenlohe. Three years of studies in Cologne and England (Bachelor of Arts Marketing) were followed by studies at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne with a diploma in film. Her debut film – the feature-length documentary WORK HARD PLAY HARD – deals with the effects of modern human resource management and was awarded numerous prizes, including the Grimme Prize 2014. She received the Gerd Ruge Project Scholarship for the documentary OECONOMIA. Carmen Losmann lives and works in Cologne and Templin.

Nicht wie jeder (2009), Work hard – play hard (2011), Oeconomia (2020)

SCRIPT: Carmen Losman PRODUCER: Hannes Lang, Mareike Wegener CINEMATOGRAPHY: Dirk Lütter EDITOR: Henk Drees, Carmen Losmann

WEBSITE: http://oeconomia-film.de/

PRODUCTION COMPANY: Petrolio Film Gmbh (lang@petroliofilm.de) WORLD SALES: Deckert Distribution (info@deckert-distribution.com) GERMAN DISTRIBUTOR: Neue Visionen Filmverleih Gmbh (info@neuevisionen.de)