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A Rat's Tale

    All titles (2)
    Feature Film | 1996 | Adventure, Family, Fantasy | Germany

    Shooting data

    Number of shooting days63
    LocationsBottrop, Duisburg, New York City, Kanarische Inseln

    Project data

    BudgetEuro 7.300.000
    Length of movie97 Min.
    Aspect ratioCinemascope (1 : 2,39)
    Acquisition format35mm
    Distribution format35mm
    Sound formatDolby SRD / Dolby digital (5.1, 6 channels)

    Cast

    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Isabella Nobelratz [L]
    Isabella Nobelratz [L]Carmen Plate
    Monty Spinnerratz jr. [L]Philipp Moog
    Arnie Packratz [SR]Martin Semmelrogge
    Kanaligator Charon [SR]Donald Arthur
    Lauritz Lackratz / Lakritz [SR]Ilja Richter
    Monty Spinnerratz sen. [SR]Klaus Havenstein
    Präsident Nobelratz [SR]Wolfgang Völz
    Rudi Raffratz [SR]Gudo Hoegel
    Tante Charlotte [SR]Renate Danz
    Natja BrunckhorstMrs. Lucy [SR]
    Beverly D'AngeloMrs. Dollart [SR]
    Andreas HerderTom [SR]
    Lauren HuttonJellyBelly [SR]
    Sam MoralesTaxi Driver [SR]
    Josef OstendorfDollart [SR]
    Jerry StillerProf.Plumpingam [SR]
    Steffen WinkNick [SR]

    Crew

    ActivityNameComment
    Production accountantPetra Junk
    Production accountantJürgen Jansen
    Vfx producerManfred BüttnerDAS WERK
    Post production coordinatorPeter Kreysler
    Director of photographyPiotr Lenar
    2nd unit dopBastian Hootcuper
    Camera operatorBastian Houtkooper
    Camera operatorCollin Corby
    1st assistant cameraChristian Klopp
    1st assistant cameraJörg GüntnerFocus 2. Kamera
    Video assist/playback operatorChristian Hennecke
    Still photographerGünther Menn
    Casting directorClemens Erbach
    Costume designerEun-Young Kim
    Assistant costume designerCorinne Bruand-
    DirectorMichael F. HuseBayerischer Filmpreis 1997
    Director (dubbing)Michael F. HuseUS-Kinofassung
    1st AD (local system)Regina Wragge2te
    1st AD (local system)Ulrike Hamacher
    1st AD (local system)Richard Greenberg
    Assistant to directorKatharina Gütter
    Script continuityOliver Haroun
    EditorTimothy McLeish*Bayerischer Filmpreis 1997
    Assistant editorDoreen RömerSteenbeck
    Key gripKeith ManningFirst Grip
    Key gripSebastian SchwerdtGrip
    Key gripRossi HandsleyKey Grip
    GafferSteve Foster
    GafferMarek Wojtaszewski
    GafferRichard Lindl
    GafferAndrés Marder
    Lighting technician / electricianEmil Jevtic2 unit OB
    Lighting technician / electricianUwe Köhler
    ComposerFrédéric Talgorn
    ArrangerFrédéric Talgorn
    SongChristoph BlaserElektrostar - Mr. Boody
    SongRalf MertenElektrostar - Mr. Boody
    ProducerHans-Peter Clahsen
    Assistant to producerNils Visé
    Assistant to producerPeter Kreysler
    Production designerAusten Spriggs
    Prop masterBjörn HolzhausenPropbuyer
    Prop masterMichael FechnerProp Master
    Prop masterKirsten Lieboldt-LongoliusTeaser-Produktion
    Standby propsLiane Schmidt
    Set dresserBjörg Wagner
    Set dresserOke Schmidt
    Set builderKlaus Bienen
    Line producerChrista-Maria Klein
    Assistant production managerChristian Lehnervom 15.08.-15.10.1996
    Unit managerGabriele GoiczykJuni - August 1996
    Set manager/ floor managerSascha Koszinowski
    ScreenwriterPeter Scheerbaum
    ScreenwriterWerner Morgenrath
    IdeaMichael F. Huse
    Literary sourceTor Seidler
    Production sound mixerOlav Gross
    Sound re-recording mixerAlexander Schaefer
    Sound editorDieter StruckHD Operator am Set
    Foley artistMax Bauer
    Special effects supervisorJoachim 'Joe' Fesserzusammen mit K.H.Bochnig
    Set medicHolger Steffens

    Distributing companies

    CompanyComment
    Warner Bros. Pictures Germany [de]

    Facilities

    DepartmentCompanyComment
    Cameras and UtilitiesFGV Schmidle GmbH
    Cameras and UtilitiesPanavision [worldwide]
    CastingOutcast
    Image (VFX)PICTORION das Werk GmbH
    Score /MusicMunich Symphonic Orchestra [de]

    Awards

    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    Michael F. Huse1997Goldener SpatzKinderfilmNominated
    Hans-Peter Clahsen1997Bayerischer FilmpreisBester KinderfilmWinner