REVIEW FOR GREGOR'S GREATEST INVENTION - A SHORT FILM FROM GERMANY BY JOHANNES KIEFER
The Goethe Zentrum, Hyderabad chapter, is organizing Short And Sweet - A Short Film Festival, comprising a series of acclaimed short films from Germany that have won accolades and awards the world over. The German center has selected the crème de la crème of short films for all film lovers.
Herta, an old unmarried woman, lives together with her grandson in the countryside. She can't walk, is becoming frailer, and is bound to the wheelchair. Her friends try to persuade her to move to the same old people's home as them, where she can receive better care. But Gregor, an ingenious inventor, loves his grandma, and figures out how he can avert her move there.
Gregor's Greatest Invention is the directorial debut of Johannes Kiefer. The film won many awards, including Best Comedy at the Los Angeles International Short Film Festival and the Best Short Film at the Cinequest Film Festival, and was nominated at the Oscars for Best Short Film.
Please contact Goethe Zentrum at 5552-6443, 2324-1791 for further details.