Awards INTERNATIONAL SHORTS

Be a Hero/Germany/16.95 mins

Directed by: Frédéric Gerth


Synopsis: A mechanic of the Air Force One (Martin Hanns) has been kidnapped by a ruthless hijacker (Brigitte Obermeier). She insistently presses for the password to de-activate the autopilot of the Air Force One. The mechanic now finds himself choosing whether to save his own life or the lives of many others. The countdown has started... 'Be A Hero' is a suspense-packed action-satire which blurs the line between fiction and reality. It tells the story of a regular guy having his chance of a lifetime to become a hero.