E. + U.
Director: Anne Zohra Berrached
Short film | D | 2012
26 min | Dolby Stereo
46th Hof International Film Festival
On her 39th birthday, housewife E. is beaten and abandoned by her husband whom she was planning to have kids with. Her biological clock is ticking, the villagers are gossiping, so her 25-year-old choleric neighbor U. who is about to inherit a construction firm seems to be the perfect man – both for genetic and social reasons – to start a family with. They have sex, but strictly speaking, U. is much more interested in 16-year-old S. and E. is forced to take drastic measures to follow through with her plans …