CIFF 2017: Jakob Lass on “Tiger Girl”

The cinema of German filmmaker Jakob Lass is characterized by an intoxicating energy. His camera and characters are always on the move, involving us in their adventures with such playfulness and unpredictability that we can’t help but be enthralled. I fell for his 2013 romance, “Love Steaks,” when I stumbled upon it on Netflix, and when I heard that Lass would be screening his latest picture, “Tiger Girl,” at the Chicago International Film Festival, I placed it right at the top of my priority list.

Tiger Girl - Wildes Drama von Jakob Lass jetzt auf DVD und Blu-ray

Nach seinem preisgekrönten Film Love Steaks, der auf dem Filmfest München 2013 den Förderpreis Neues Deutsches Kino gewann, stellte Jakob Lass auf der diesjährigen Berlinale sein neues Drama Tiger Girl vor.
Tiger Girl erscheint am 05.10.2017 auf DVD und Blu-ray

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Our critic said: “With its nervy, caffeinated camerawork; saturated palette of dayglo and neon, stylised violence and the good-girl-gone-bad trajectory, this feels like an adrenalised blend of Celine Sciamma’s Girlhood, Thelma And Louise and just a touch of Tank Girl.”

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Picture Tree International all set for the EFM

The German international sales agent has presented its line-up for the European Film Market


With Jakob Lass' (Love Steaks) highly anticipated feature Tiger Girl, Berlin-based world sales agent Picture Tree International (PTI) has a white-hot title that will enjoy a world premiere in the Panorama Special at the Berlinale. Tiger Girl follows in the wake of the young director's highly acclaimed feature debut filmed in accordance with the FOGMA style (emphasising improvised dialogue), the aforementioned Love Steaks, which won various awards, such as the Slamdance Trailer Competition Grand Prix and the prestigious Max Ophüls Prize.

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'Tiger Girl' first English trailer

EXCLUSIVE: New film from Jakob Lass premieres in Berlin.

Screen can reveal the first English-language trailer for ‘Tiger Girl’ from

The latest project from Jakob Lass (Love Steaks) will receive its world premiere as the opening film of the Panorama Special in Berlin.

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