Filmfest 2016

German Age Rating

Frida wants a baby. But although she forces her boyfriend to follow a strict fertilization regimen, she’s not getting pregnant. Just when she’s about to resort to artificial means, her boyfriend dumps her. Suddenly, she’s missing the most important pregnancy ingredient – the father. But Frida will stop at nothing to get her baby.

tags: Relationship, Happiness, Love, Motherhood, Feature film

Cast: Katrin Röver, Till Firit, Ulrike Willenbacher, Michael Wittenborn, Katharina Hauter


Screenplay: Mareille Klein

Director of Photography: Laura Kansy

Film Editor: Mechthild Barth

Composer: Johannes Stankowski

Production Designer: Ewa Marta

Costume Design: Regine Wäckerle

Sound: Jannik Flieger

Producer: Florian Schneider, Maren Lüthje, Andreas Hörl

Production Company: luethje schneider hörl I FILM

Co-Producer: Florian Kamhuber, Fabian Halbig

Co-Production Company: NORDPOLARIS

Director: Mareille Klein

TV channel: Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR)


Mareille Klein was born in Cologne in 1979. She spent a year in South America after high school and worked at Berlin news agency polyeides medienkontor 2001 to 2004. She studied documentary directing at Munich film school HFF, shooting docs DER COUSIN (2008) and AUF TEUFEL KOMM RAUS (2010) with fellow student Julie Kreuzer. GRUPPENFOTO (2012) was her first dramatic short. DINKY SINKY is her first dramatic feature.