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Turning Man - 81RPM (Der Dreher - 81RPM)

Nominated for Best Student Documentary

Director: Robin Trouillet

14' • Germany • 2021


Jürgen Leppert, also known as "Der Dreher" or "der Kreisel" is a graduate engineer, speaker inventor, 360 degree dancer, gifted Frisbee player and thoroughbred 68er. Everything revolves around the Karlsruher legend, and not just on the dance floor. A declaration of love to music, dancing and rebellion. A portrait of a tough person who still swims against the stream and the living proof that 81 years is far from too old for hard raves.

DoP: Josua Wielandt
1AC: Matthis Waetzel
Sounddesign & Mix: Jan Pattscheck

Cast: Jürgen Leppert

Director's Bio:
Robin Trouillet, 27, studies media, art and production in Offenburg. With internships in Hamburg and Munich such as cooperations in several projects he gained his experiences in film. As a filmmaker and director he searches storys and pictures that affect people no matter which genre. Beside his studies he works as a freelancer and is always open for new unconventional ideas.

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