Donaublut? This is the program for regional productions from the field of horror, thriller, mystery. In fact, this year it will be less bloody, instead the films focus more on mysterious and eerie atmosphere. One part is dedicated to old regional legends, while another tells us about the scary facets of modern technology.


Saturday, 19. Mar 2022 // 21:00 Uhr @ Ostentor Kino
Thursday, 24. Mar 2022 // 22:00 Uhr @ Leerer Beutel Filmgalerie

The Vow
Germany 2021, color, 14 min, OV, Engl. sub
Director: Alissa Autschbach
Production: Regina Speiseder
A different kind of honeymoon. Anna and Marc forego luxury and hike with their backpacks to Marc’s grandmother’s house in the Bavarian Forest. They get lost and have to spend the night under the open sky. Anna is scared, when she wakes up to the sound of crickets. Marc is certain that they are alone – until they reach the house.

Germany 2021, color, 3 min, OV, Engl. sub
Director: Gabriela Treffs

A young woman wakes up tied to a chair in a dark room. She relives her worst fears until redemption. Or is redemption just a dream?

The Kornmuhme – A german Folktale
Germany 2021, color, 10 min, OV, Engl. sub
Director: Florian Ecker
Production: Florian Ecker
In early 20th century Bavaria, Evi and her brothers are picking flowers in a field for their grandmother. To their surprise their granny is shocked about their present and begins to tell a terrifying tale about a monster living within the fields – the Kornmuhme.

Germany 2021, color, 4 min, OV, Engl. sub
Director: Kim Hong
Production: Lara Richter
In a sterile future, a worker virtually calls up his thoughts of a past love. When he begins to ignore the computer system’s warnings, he sets in motion a spiral of escalation.

Nie Allein
Germany 2020, color, 14 min, OV, Engl. sub
Director: Philippe Matic-arnauld Des Lions
Production: Hubertus Hinse
During the lockdown, journalist Eva becomes the victim of a hacker attack. Computer nerd Coco, who is working on a new Corona app, uses her technology to take revenge on Eva. A surveillance Trojan spreads and infects more devices. Isolated from everyone, Eva spirals into a desperate paranoia. Coco’s devious game develops fatal consequences…

The Upper Palatine Gold Curse
Germany 2021, color, 20 min, OV, Engl. sub
Director: Dominic Lehner
Production: Dominic Lehner
A young woman is looking for mushrooms in the forest, but what she finds unleashes an ancient curse.

You too?
Germany 2021, color, 1 min, OV, Engl. sub
Director: Erhard Bablok, Ursula Bablok
Production: Erhard Bablok
Above all peaks is peace: A young woman leaves a party. Alone …