AKA: Final Girl; Make a Wish; Alraune
Directed by: Jorg Buttgereit, Michal Kosakowski, Andreas Marschall
Country: Germany, European Cinema
Language: German (English Subtitles)
Genres: Gore-Gruesome, Horror, Internet Dangers, Old-Young, Racism, Sexual-Violence against Men, Sexual-Violence against Women, Revenge, Self-Harm, Torture, Vampires
Plot – Spoilers:
German Angst consisting of three short films is of interest to fans because it saw the brief return of Jorg Buttgereit after his last proper feature Schramm, back in 1993.
1. Final Girl
A teen girl has a guinea pig that she claims to care about, but she also has another guinea pig who points to darker secrets, alluded to in her memories of “unwanted caresses”. A tale of revenge basically.
2. Make a Wish
A deaf couple of Polish origin are waylaid by a group of neo-Nazis and an English straggler, who take it upon themselves to explain post-Hitler German guilt.
A fashion photographer after breaking up with his girlfriend is excited by the prospect of a mystery encounter with a girl he met online, especially when she leads him to a secret club promising sexual abandon.