Amaro | ©Kontakt Film GbR
©Kontakt Film GbR

Amaro - The Bitter

  • Amaro (Working title)
All titles (3)
Medium Length Film | 2018-2019 | Drama | Germany

Shooting data

Start of shooting19.03.2018
End of shooting30.03.2018
Number of shooting days10
LocationsBerlin

Project data

Length of movie34 Min.
Picture formatCinemascope (1 : 2,39)
Picture material negativeUncompressed 4 : 4 : 4

Brief synopsis

When Victor's four-legged companion Amaro is on the verge of death, he has a morbid idea how to keep his buddy with him.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Paula BeerKatja [L]
Andreas Manz-KozárVictor [L]
Michael Günther [1]Brandt [SR]
Benjamin BieberJulius [BP]
Julia BlechingerSimone [BP]
Fabian DöringNachbar [BP]
Stephanie MaileTierärztin [BP]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Director of photographyAlessandro Ubaldi
Steadicam operatorOliver Waldbillig
1st assistant cameraChristian PasseriAlexa 4:3, Hawk V-Plus Anamporhic
2nd assistant cameraSam Gillen
2nd assistant cameraSamuel Grasberger
Costume designerDavid Werer
Assistant costume designerVassiliki Koutsioumpa
Assistant costume designerAnna Rezzolla
DirectorFabian Döring [1]
Co-directorAdrian Hagenguth
1st AD (local system)Marielle Sjoemo Samstad
2nd AD crowd (local system)Max Ludolf
EditorJessica Rudolph
Rigging gripSebastian Steins
GafferDavid Moore Lorusso
Best girlCarman Ho
ElectricianLukas Peralta Filho
Makeup artist / hair stylistClara Heß
ComposerVincent Blanot
Delegate producerFabian Döring [1]
Production designerAthénaïs Laffont
Production designerLisa Hoffmann
Assistant production designerRené Helfrich
Standby propsRené Helfrich
Set dresserAgnyia Galdanova
Unit production managerVera Mayskaya
Unit production managerFabian Döring [1]
2nd assistant production managerJudith Gesenhoff
Unit managerMarie Bebber
Unit managerAdela Asavei
Production assistantJonathan FinkeDrehzeit / SetRunner, Setlogistik
ScreenwriterAdrian Hagenguth
ScreenwriterFabian Döring [1]
Script developmentFrauke Thielecke
Production sound mixerMichail Loginov
Boom operatorJonas Lechenmayr
Caterer (cook on set)Heinz-Willi Döring
Marketing, public relationElansa Czech

Production companies

CompanyComment
Kontakt Film GbR [de]

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
Cameras and UtilitiesVantage Film GmbH
CostumesWellenstein zeitgenössische Kostüme GmbHKB: David Werer

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Fabian Döring [1]2019Arctic Film FestivalBest DramaWinner
Fabian Döring [1]2019Västerås Film FestivalBest International ShortWinner
Adrian Hagenguth2019Arctic Film FestivalBest DramaWinner
Adrian Hagenguth2019Västerås Filmfestival 2019Best international ShortWinner

Festivals

YearCountryFestivalComment
2019USANew York City Independent Film FestivalWeltpremiere
2019NorwayArctic Film FestivalEuropean Premiere, Winner Best Drama
2019SwedenVästerås Film FestivalBest International Short