Jan Eilhardt, director & Sanna Akehurst, producer (Germany)
Jan Eilhardt, born 1970 in the Harz Mountains in Germany. Having studied in Hamburg Film and Fine Arts (under Marina Abramović), he then went on to work as a theatre assistant to Heiner Müller at the Berliner Ensemble. Jan’s own film career took off in Berlin with several short films, which have screened in various European film festivals, galleries and also in numerous theatre productions. The Court of Shards is his first feature film and had its world premiere at Slamdance Film Festival in Park City, January 2013.
A discussion with Jan Eilhardt will take place on Tuesday, 11th June 2013 at Kinodvor after the screening of his film The Court of Shards (Scherbengericht).