Germany 2016 16 min original version with English subtitles
by Kristina Kean Shtubert
Script: Ines Berwing, Kristina Kean Shtubert, DoP: Nicola Alice Hens, Editor: Wolfgang Gessat, Adrienne Hudson, Stefanie Kosik, Kristina Kean Shtubert, Production: Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie
Berlin, Producers: Margarita Amineva, Kristina Kean Shtubert, Nicola Alice Hens, Cast: Susanne Wuest als Mutter, Anastasia Triller als Elisa und ihre Doppelgänger

Nine-year-old Elisa scratches herself at night. Her mother demands her to stop, thus even worsening the girl’s suffering.

Kristina Kean Shtubert, born in1981 in Orsk (USSR) studied directing in Moscow in parallel to her studies of psychology at Moscow’s Lomonossov State University (1998-2004). Kristina is currently in her third year of studies at the DFFB. ELISA is her first film.
DFFB Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie
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