Death Metal Grandma

Death Metal Grandma

DEATH METAL GRANDMA follows 97 year old Holocaust survivor Inge Ginsberg's final attempt at being recognized as a Death Metal Singer by auditioning for America’s Got Talent. Inge redefines what it means to grow old and reminds us it's never too late to try anything.

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Director:  Leah Galant
Producer:  Sean Weiner, Christine Wexler, Elizabeth Pauker
Screenwriter: Sean Weiner, Leah Galant
Cinematographer: Kervin Marseille
Editor: Stephanie Khoury and Leah Galant
Music: Caleb Oaks
Principal Cast: Inge Ginsberg, Pedro Desilva, Lucia Caruso
Additional Credits: Additional Cinematography: Peter Quandt, Additional Cinematography: Stephanie Khoury, Additional Cinematography: Lucy Adams, Sound Mix: Michael Towndrow, Associate Producer: Matthew Hadley, Artistic Director: Maria Pia Marrella


Public Film Contact
Leah Galant
3 Point Pictures
Publicity Contact
Christine Wexler
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year:  2018
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Genre:  Documentary
Screening in: Documentary Shorts 2
Screening Section: Documentary Shorts Competition
Screening Category: Documentary Short
Country: United States
Language: English
Runtime: 12:00 mins