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Directed by Thomas Heise
Germany, 2014


STAEDTEBEWOHNER tells the story of everyday life in the „Comunidad San Fernando“, a prison in Mexico City. About 200 prisoners are currently living here, offenders who were sentenced as juveniles for a maximum of 5 years to San Fernando in order to leave it as men not older than 23.

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Staedtebewohner Directed by Thomas Heise

Awards & Festivals

DOK Leipzig

2014 | Winner: DEFA Sponsoring Prize