France, Germany 2017
He has brought with him his regular troupe of actors, each more eccentric and out of control than the next. That trip is an opportunity for us to get to know Shaheen, a real movie buff who has been making Z movies tirelessly for more than thirty years in a country at war. NOTHINGWOOD is the story of a man who spends his life making his childhood dreams come true.
documentaries and run several collections for television. After writing in Les Cahiers du Cinéma for a short time, she started working on French public radio station France Inter in 1995. Since 2002, she has been producing the daily documentary program "Les Pieds sur Terre" on France Culture radio station.
For some reason, she has taken an immoderate interest in Iran and Afghanistan, two countries which she has visited on a regular basis for the past fifteen years. She has made several television and radio documentaries there, for ARTE television network and France Culture. In 2012, her collection of stories, "Nouvelles du réel", was
published by Actes Sud. NOTHINGWOOD is her first feature film.
Cast & Crew
Directed by : Sonia Kronlund
Written by : Sonia Kronlund
Produced by : Melanie Andernach, Laurent Lavolé
Director of Photography : Alexander Nanau, Eric Guichard
Editor : Sophie Brunet
Nominations and Awards
- EFA Documentary Selection 2017