The Shirt

6 min. | fiction | DE 2010


A wedding ceremony. The Men’s Room. Two men squeeze to fit into one of the small booths. Father and son. Between them: An Undershirt. A touching, understated look at a father/son relationship and the foibles of human nature.


Director: Jonas Rothlaender

DoP: Alexander Haßkerl

Production: dffb, arte


Cast: Johannes Allmayer, Michael Schweighöfer


shot on RED one RAW



44. Hof International Film Festival

52. Nordische Filmtage Lübeck
5. Winterfilmnacht Attenkirchen
1. Next-Generation Kurzfilmrolle Cannes 2011

16. Milano Film Festival
47. Chicago International Film Festival

7. International Short Film Festival Detmold

22. Internationales Filmfest Emden – Norderney

13. Festival de Cine Alemán Madrid

40. Lubuskie Lato Filmowe

Open-Air Filmfest Weiterstadt

Kunstgriff Filmfestival Heide

10. Open St. Petersburg Student Film Festival

11. Festival de Cine Alemán Buenos Aires

Guilin Innovation & Creative Culture Festival (China)

German Film Festival Estonia

Frankfurter Buchmesse 2011

In-Short Film Festival Lagos

27. Warsaw Film Festival

16. Festival du Cinéma Allemand Paris

10. Festival of German Films in Moscow, St. Petersburg, Novosibirsk

International Short Film Festival ZUBROFFKA – Bialystok

goEast Filmfestival Wiesbaden

KINO!2012 New Cinema from Germany at the Museum of Modern Art, New York


Broadcasting Premiere


Alexander Haßkerl |

Director of Photography

Das Hemd