Luftleerer Raum Still 1 | © Alex Bloom
© Alex Bloom

Airless Space

  • Hans Berlin (Working title)
All titles (3)
Short Film | 2013 | Germany

Shooting data

Number of shooting days10
LocationsBerlin

Project data

Length of movie25
Picture formatCinemascope (1 : 2,39)
Picture material negativeUncompressed 4 : 2 : 2
Sound formatDolby SR (4 channels)

Brief synopsis

„Luftleerer Raum“ erzählt die Geschichte eines Tages aus dem Leben des Fahrradkuriers Hans, der bei dem Versuch scheitert, in der Leichtigkeit seines Berliner Alltags der Wahrheit über den Verlust seiner Mutter zu entfliehen.

Der Film ist die Fortführung der Zusammenarbeit der Filmarche-Absolventen Björn Schürmann (Buch/Regie) und Alex Bloom (Kamera).

(http://projektfilm.de/luftleer.html)

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Dennis Herrmann
Hans [L]
Norbert HülmIngo [L]
Maike MöllerMarlen [L]
Christoph BernhardOle [SR]
Martin HohnerPeter [SR]
Dren ZherkaTaxifahrer [BP]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Director of photographyAlex BloomFS 700
Camera operatorCarl Everstageweise
1st assistant cameraCarl Evers
Costume designerSteffa Superheilig
DirectorBjörn Schürmann
1st AD (local system)Joey Steffens
2nd AD crowd (local system)Tobias Fitting
Script supervisorChristian Heinbockel
Script supervisorUna Schüddekopf
Script supervisorNathalie Tafelmacher-Magnat
Script supervisorHannes Tippach
EditorVerena Kaczmarek
Key/dolly gripJonathan Beck
Key/dolly gripNicolas Kantuser
GafferChristian Schröter
ElectricianMarkus Koch
ElectricianAline Reinsbach
ElectricianThomas Kelling
Makeup artist / hair stylistSophia DietzMaskenbildnerin
ComposerFlorian Mönks
ProducerBjörn Schürmann
Set decoratorPhilippe Schumann
Assistant set decoratorJulia Gebler
Unit production managerCarolin Gehrmann
Unit production managerNiklas Schweitzer
Set manager/ floor managerTobias Fitting
Assistant set/floor managerDaniel Naujocks
Set runnerAlexej Klüter
ScreenwriterBjörn Schürmann
Production sound mixerSven Jensen-Brakelmann
Boom operatorMartin Nevoigt
Sound designerFlorian Mönks
Caterer (assistance on set)Alexej Klüter
Caterer (assistance on set)Leonie Schäfer
Caterer (cook on set)Jeannette-Maria Giza

Production companies

CompanyComment
Filmarche Berlin e.V.
Projekt:Film [de]

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
aug&ohr medienFilm Festival Agency

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Björn Schürmann2014Watersprite Film Festival [uk]Screenplay AwardNominated
Björn Schürmann2014AlpinaleBester internationaler FilmNominated
Björn Schürmann2014Int. Hofer FilmtageKurzfilmNominated
Alex Bloom2015NW Shortfilm Festival Vancouver [ca]Best CinematographyWinner
Dennis Herrmann
2015NW Shortfilm Festival Vancouver [ca]Best ActorWinner