© Rafael Kistler
© Rafael Kistler
Short Film | 2019-2020 | Drama | Switzerland
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Shooting data

Number of shooting days8

Project data

Length of movie22 Min.
Picture formatCinemascope (1 : 2,39)
Picture material negativeDCP
Picture material positiveHD

Brief synopsis

„Josef finds a propeller hat and does everything he can to be able to fly with it.“ That's roughly the short film narrative of film student Claudius, who does everything in his power to finally shoot his graduation film. But making films isn't that easy, not to mention flying…


ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Johannes BachmannClaudius [L]
Julian Michael BoineJosef [L]
Roger BonjourEgon [SR]
Dominic HartmannMedizinstudent [SR]
Bruno KocherPfarrer [SR]
Max RüdlingerDozent [SR]
Tatjana SebbenStudentin [SR]
Dominik WolfingerKollege [SR]


Director of photographyRafael Kistler
Additional photographyManuel Haefele
1st assistant cameraNatascha Vavrina
DirectorJohannes Bachmann
1st AD (local system)Luca Ribler
EditorClaudius Andreae
Key/dolly gripBradley Graham
GafferRamón Königshausen
ComposerPamplona Grup
Production designerFritzi Helmes
Production designerJulie Nielsen
Unit production managerKilian Lilienfeld
Unit managerManuel Freivogel
ScreenwriterJohannes Bachmann
Production sound mixerChristian Schäppi
Production sound mixerOliver Rogers
Sound re-recording mixerChristian Schäppi
Sound designerOliver Rogers
Special effects technicianThomas Zolliker
Stunt coordinatorAlister Mazzotti
Stunt riggerRonny Horning
Vfx producerEnnio Ruschetti
Vfx producerRobin Disch
Vfx supervisorJanos Menberg
ColoristRamón Königshausen


2020GermanyFilmfestival Max Ophüls PreisWettbewerb Kurzfilm