documentary  | 16min

directed by Jan-Peter Horstmann


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RICK is gay and deaf. And he works as an adult porn actor. The short-documentary follows a young man who is able to overcome his impediment and boundaries and who lives out himself and his body and ultimately finds personal liberation in the lights of the film studio.



Rick | Ricco Müller



director | Jan-Peter Horstmann

production management | Marielle Frey, Nadine Schulte

director of photography | Manuel Schamberger

editing | Sarah Beekmann

sound | Clemens Ruh, Samuel L. Schwenk

mixing | Clemens Ruh

music | Anna Kühlein




  • WIN: Leeds Queer Film Festival
  • LGBT Film Festival Warsaw
  • OUTVIEW Athens
  • Queergestreift Konstanz
  • XPOSED Queer Film Festival Berlin
  • Queere Filmnacht Bochum
  • Odense International Film Festival
  • IRIS PRIZE Festival Cardiff
  • Lesbisch-Schwule Filmtage Hamburg
  • Queer-Streifen Regensburg
  • Queer Film Fest Weiterstadt
  • Uppsala Short Film Festival
  • Toronto Queer Film Festival
  • Fringe! Queer Film & Arts Festival, London
  • Interfilm Berlin
  • Scottish Queer International Film Festival Glasgow
  • International Queer Film Festival Merlinka Belgrad