Questioning the concept of language learning as the key to social integration, LIKE combines online lessons
on how to serve a tennis ball with spoken poetry. The moving image invites the viewer to imitate a reproduced
pattern of movements. The authority of the voice suggests meaning to each sound and plays with the transition
between single vowels, words and mistakes. Copies of copies - when repeated often enough, participation is

Produced by:
OSTPOL association Leipzig
in the framework of lap/p2 - poetry in motion

Funded by:
Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung, Sächsische Landesanstalt für privaten Rundfunk und neue Medien

Supported by:
Bauhaus University Weimar, Bauhaus Film Institute, German Institute for Literature (DLL)

Cathy de Haan
Vera Schmidt

Executive Producers:
Aline Helmcke
Franka Sachse

Associate Producers:
Susanna Berivan
Andrea Rüthel

Text, Voice:
Susanna Berivan

Andrea Rüthel