Documentary films


A documentary by Joya Thome

A Flare Film production in coproduction with NDR

Development funded by Kuratorium junger deutscher Film
Production funded by Beauftragten der Bundesregierung für Kultur und Medien (BKM), Filmförderung Hamburg-Schleswig-Holstein, DFFF

German distribution by imFilm

FOLLOW ME tells the story of two teenage girls on different continents connected only through their screens and their passion for gymnastics. In the midst of the dazzling social media world, they begin to find out who they are and what they want from life.

Writers: Lydia Richter, Joya Thome, Philipp Wunderlich
Director: Joya Thome
DoP: Lydia Richter
Sound: Philipp Wunderlich
Editor: Jamin Benazzouz
Producers: Katharina Bergfeld, Martin Heisler
Commissioning editor: Timo Großpietsch (NDR)