The tower block area „Kölnberg“ has a bad reputation. People who – for any number of reasons – ended up on the edge of society, live here alongside refugee families and immigrants from all over the world. Unemployment, drug abuse and prostitution are part of everydaylife for many of them. One thing they all have in common: The dream of leading a fullfilled life, far away from „Kölnberg“
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Robin Humboldt was born in Cologne, Germany in 1986. From 2007 to 2014 he studied directing at the Academy of Media Arts, Cologne. "Am Kölnberg" is his graduation film.Laurentia Genske was born in Cologne, Germany in 1989. Since 2010 she has been attending the Academy of Media Arts, Cologne. From 2012 to 2013 she studied documentary film directing at the International Film and TV School, Cuba (EICTV).