After breaking up with his girlfriend, Pilot, a young man in his late twenties, goes through an existential crisis. In search of a miracle he accompanies a filmmaker friend to the pilgrimage site Medugorje in Bosnia-Herzegovina. There he finds some comfort in meeting and talking to different people, but no salvation. He continues searching…
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
MATTHIAS SCHWELM: Born in 1978 in East-Berlin, Germany. Trained as Bank Clerk. Worked for several Film, Theatre and TV production companies in Germany. Studied from 2000-2002 German, English and Comparative Literature Science. 2002-2008 Study of Film Direction at Film Academy of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Ludwigsburg. 2005 Student Exchange with the Marubi Film School Tirana, Albania. 2006 Associate Director on the children feature film “Mahek” by Kranti Kanade in India. “An Autumn Night...” is his diploma film at Filmacademy Baden-Wuerttemberg.