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The Slaughter

A pig farmer tests his unemployed son’s resolve to join the family business.

Director: Jason B. Kohl

Producer: Larissa Michel, Jason B. Kohl

Screenwriter: Jason B. Kohl

Cinematographer: Amanda Treyz

Editor: Jason B. Kohl

Production Designer: Benjamin Dell

Sound Designer: Brandon Jones

Additional Credits: Casting Director: Brad Gilmore, Associate Producers: Benjamin Arfmann, Peter Kohl, Nora Mandray

Principal Cast: Michael Shamus Wiles, Elijah Bridges


Michigan-born Jason Kohl is half-Austrian but mostly American. In 2006 he moved to Berlin on a Fulbright Scholarship and liked it so much he stayed for another three years. In 2012 he got his MFA from UCLA and headed back to Berlin on a DAAD Artist Study Scholarship.

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