The Film

The Film


A tragicomedy about humanity. Pristina 1999. NATO has bombarded Serbia. The Kosovo-Albanians are celebrating “their” victory over the Serb oppressors. Hatred between the ethnicities is still rampant. The international community launches the largest and most expensive field operation since 1945 and sends thousands of employees to stabilize the region. Anna is proud of her role in achieving democratic change. However, she will find out that many of her colleagues are neurotic, ignorant, corrupt and bored by their own assignments. And Commander Rhaci, the celebrated Kosovar freedom fighter and darling of the West is exploiting the country like a Mafia boss… Anna understands: “If you really want to achieve something, you have to screw the system!” But can she rely on adventurer Plaka of all people in the darkest hours of her life? Plaka who loves the “Internationals” first and foremost for their money….

Directing & Screenplay: Joachim Schroeder und Tobias Streck
Inspired by the diary notes of Henriette Schroeder, who worked in Kosovo for the OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) to support the development of independent media.as of summer 1999.
Kill Me Today, Tomorrow I’m Sick!

Der Film

Kill Me Today, Tomorrow I’m Sick!

Der Film


A tragicomedy about humanity. Pristina 1999. NATO has bombarded Serbia. The Kosovo-Albanians are celebrating “their” victory over the Serb oppressors. Hatred between the ethnicities is still rampant. The international community launches the largest and most expensive field operation since 1945 and sends thousands of employees to stabilize the region. Anna is proud of her role in achieving democratic change. However, she will find out that many of her colleagues are neurotic, ignorant, corrupt and bored by their own assignments. And Commander Rhaci, the celebrated Kosovar freedom fighter and darling of the West is exploiting the country like a Mafia boss… Anna understands: “If you really want to achieve something, you have to screw the system!” But can she rely on adventurer Plaka of all people in the darkest hours of her life? Plaka who loves the “Internationals” first and foremost for their money….



Directing & Screenplay:
Joachim Schroeder and Tobias Streck

Inspired by the diary notes of Henriette Schroeder, who worked in Kosovo for the OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) to support the development of independent media.as of summer 1999.