Patrick Vollrath

Name: Patrick Vollrath
School: Filmakademie Wien - Filmacademy Vienna
Country: Austria

Patrick Vollrath was born 1985 and raised in a small town in Central Germany.
2005 to 2008 Film and Video Training at ARRI Film & TV in Munich, Germany. He started his career as an editor.
Since 2008 Bachelor Film Studies in Directing at the University of Music and Performing Arts - Film Academy Vienna in the class of Academy Award and two times Palme D‘Or Winner Michael Haneke.
2011 and 2013 he went to Cannes to be a participant of the Cannes Young Lions Competition. In 2013 he was a participant of the Berlinale Talent Campus.
In 2015 he graduated from filmschool with honors.
Patrick Vollrath has won several national and international prizes for his works.
His last film "Everything will be okay" was shown at the Semaine de la Critique in Cannes.

Director: Patrick Vollrath
Year of production 2015
Genre Fiction
Length 30'

Alles Wird Gut (Everything Will Be Okay)

A divorced father picks up his eight-year-old daughter Lea. It seems pretty much like every second weekend, but after a while Lea can‘t help feeling that something isn't right. So begins a fateful journey.

Shown at

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