"aQua ad lavandum –
in brevi" is a 2008 German short film, written and directed
. The film is a cooperation between the think tank
Artworks – creative film
and the Film
and Television University "KONRAD WOLF"
The parabolical story is about a man named Debitus (Alexander
) who tries to free himself from his guilt following
an unintentional murder but becomes more and more trapped
in the situation until Impedim, a creature hidden in darkness,
guids him to a mystical well. With the water from the well
Debitus is able to clean himself from the blood – not
knowing, that he´s causing even more insurmountable
problems by doing so.
Enriched with award winning visual effects by Dennis
and accompanied with an orchestral score by
, the film takes the audience into a whole
new, strange and dark world, which blurs the boundaries between
good and evil, guild and innocence.
Confront a part of yourself you always hoped would not exist!.