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Desert Flower

    All titles (3)
    Feature Film | 2008 | Drama, Portrait | Austria, France, Germany

    Shooting data

    Start of shooting29/03/2008
    End of shooting25/07/2008
    LocationsDjibouti,London,New York,Köln,Berlin
    Filming regionsWest Germany

    Project data

    Cast

    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Sally HawkinsMarylin [L]
    Liya KebedeWaris Dirie [L]
    Craig ParkinsonNeil [L]
    Juliet StevensonLucinda [L]
    Matthias RansbergerCasting Assistant [SR]
    Eric Carterdiv. [SR]Isabella Leicht
    Izogie GuobadiaMia [SR]
    Tim SeyfiSimon [SR]
    Anna HilgedieckTilda [SR]
    Prashant JaiswalKami [SR]
    Timothy SpallTerry Donaldson [SR]
    Anthony MackieHarold Jackson [SR]Torben Liebrecht
    Maryan SaidSomali Woman [SR]
    Julian F. M. StoeckelFluggast (Albert) [SR]
    Meera SyalPushpa [SR]
    Agency member [SR]Kevin Kölker
    Carrie DimaculanganLucinda's Assistant [BP]

    Crew

    ActivityNameComment
    Production accountantSusanne Weißenbach
    Post production supervisorHeike Kresse
    Vfx supervisorDenis Behnke
    Director of photographyKen Kelsch
    1st assistant cameraRolf Rosendahl
    Djibouti Part ARRICAM ST & LT
    Djibouti Part ARRICAM ST & LT
    1st assistant cameraSven Fink
    London, Berlin, Köln
    London, Berlin, Köln
    2nd assistant cameraMartin Rudolph
    Köln/ Berlin
    Köln/ Berlin
    Clapper/loaderMiriam Faßbender
    2. KA bei Afrikateil
    2. KA bei Afrikateil
    Still photographerWalter Wehner
    Standfotos und Plakatshooting
    Standfotos und Plakatshooting
    Casting directorSylvia Montalti
    djibouti
    djibouti
    Extras/bit player castingTanja Schwichtenberg
    Costume designerGabriele Binder
    bio pic waris dirie
    bio pic waris dirie
    Assistant costume designerSenay Ay
    WardrobeNatascha Seidel
    köln,berlin
    köln,berlin
    WardrobeKatja Kirn
    / Zusatz
    / Zusatz
    Additional wardrobeJulia Hillerich
    Additional wardrobeKerstina Schemmel
    Berlin
    Berlin
    Additional wardrobeShanti Spohn
    Nachdreh
    Nachdreh
    Costume design traineeMarita Hoffjann
    DirectorSherry Hormann
    1st AD (local system)Jochen Gosch
    1st AD (local system)Jan Bernotat
    Dschibuti
    Dschibuti
    2nd AD crowd (local system)Corinne Le Hong
    + Casting Germany
    + Casting Germany
    3rd AD crowd (local system)Madita Selas
    3rd AD crowd (local system)Janina Hüttenrauch
    additional AD few days
    additional AD few days
    Script continuityHeike Manzke
    Storyboard artistUlrich Zeidler
    Extras coordinatorOliver Kanter
    Trainee director's departmentOskar Sulowski
    Assistant editorCarolin Biesenbach
    Key gripBernd Mayer
    GripAnne Lisken
    GafferMichael Becker
    Best boyRoland Scheidt
    Rigging gafferEmil Jevtic
    Köln
    Köln
    Lighting technician / electricianStefan Hiegemann
    Lighting technician / electricianRoland Thomalla
    Beleuchter
    Beleuchter
    Lighting technician / electricianChristian Scheppe
    Lighting technician / electricianRalf Hauschildt
    Studiodreh München
    Studiodreh München
    Additional electricianSascha Görlich
    Berlin
    Berlin
    Lighting assistantFlorian 'Flo' Schlegel
    berlin
    berlin
    Lighting assistantAleks Sandrine Neumüller
    zusatz
    zusatz
    Lighting assistantOliver Täubrich
    Zusatz Berlin
    Zusatz Berlin
    Lighting assistantTheo Krönke
    2 tage zusatz berlin
    2 tage zusatz berlin
    Makeup artist / hair stylistJenny Retzlaff
    London, Köln, Berlin,München
    London, Köln, Berlin,München
    Makeup artist / hair stylistStefanie Birrenbach
    Djibouti
    Djibouti
    Additional make up artistRomy Meier
    Berlin
    Berlin
    Additional make up artistLexa Deinhardt
    Berlin
    Berlin
    Additional make up artistTatjana Richartz
    Key makeup artist/hair stylistMichele Thevenet
    ArrangerMaurus Ronner
    Orchestration
    Orchestration
    ProducerPeter Herrmann [1]
    Co-producerHans-Wolfgang Jurgan
    Co-producerGerhard Hegele
    Co-producerBarbara Seiller
    Co-producerDanny Krausz
    Co-producerBenjamin Herrmann
    ProducerSusann Rauhaus
    für BSI (Koproduzent)
    für BSI (Koproduzent)
    Associate producerPeter Heilrath
    Associate producerSigrid Narjes
    Production designerJamie Leonard
    Art directorPetra Klimek
    Djibouti
    Djibouti
    Art directorMatthias Klemme
    Supervising
    Supervising
    Art directorPetra Maria Wirth
    Art department assistantBarbara Hartwich
    Assistant Set Decorator
    Assistant Set Decorator
    Art department assistantVera Sienknecht
    Construction coordinatorMathias Lücking
    i.A,spreekulissen Nicolaus Wallner
    i.A,spreekulissen Nicolaus Wallner
    Prop masterDagmar Wiggenhauser
    Standby propsEckart Friz
    Assistant to propmaster /- buyerBijou Martin
    Location scoutFrank Meter
    NRW
    NRW
    Set builderTom Mirus
    und Setbau Studiodreh München
    und Setbau Studiodreh München
    Set builderDirk Spiegel
    und Set Dresser, Köln
    und Set Dresser, Köln
    Set builderKlaus Rudat
    Stand by set builderChristoph Baumstieger
    Stand by set builderDaniel Paschen
    Prop storemanJudith Fischer
    Köln
    Köln
    Prop storemanAmara Heim
    Berlin
    Berlin
    Graphic artistKonstanze Müller
    Art department traineeBarbara Hartwich
    Assistant to the Set Decorator
    Assistant to the Set Decorator
    Assistant to line producerVera Engelhardt
    Assistant to Co- / Line Producer
    Assistant to Co- / Line Producer
    Production managerGeorg Bonhoeffer
    bis 30.4.2008
    bis 30.4.2008
    Production managerKlaus Sungen
    Production coordinatorMichael Tinney
    Production coordinatorSylvia Montalti
    Djibouti
    Djibouti
    Assistant production managerTina Wolf
    Assistant production managerMarie Wildenhain
    Berlin
    Berlin
    Assistant production managerHeike Kresse
    Assistant to Producer
    Assistant to Producer
    Assistant to production managerAlexander Schmidt
    Djibouti
    Djibouti
    Unit managerJannis Stahnsdorf
    Unit managerChristoph Wallmeyer
    Berlin
    Berlin
    Location manager (local system)Frank Leßmöllmann
    Location manager (local system)Tobi Kukla
    Set manager/ floor managerEdith Weßling
    Set manager/ floor managerAndré Deindörfer
    Assistant set/floor managerMarco Postrak
    Djibouti
    Djibouti
    Assistant set/floor managerElisabeth Formann
    Assistant set/floor managerPeter Corovic
    Assistant set/floor managerKatharina Meyer-Josten
    Set runnerElisabeth Formann
    Set runnerDaniela Masili
    Production driverJörg Ulbrich
    Production driverPhilipp Reuter
    last shooting day
    last shooting day
    Production driverMarkus Eberhardt
    NRW
    NRW
    ScreenwriterSherry Hormann
    Literary sourceWaris Dirie
    Script readerChristopher Muth
    Script translatorCorinne Le Hong
    Co-Screenplay-Translator ENG > DEU
    Co-Screenplay-Translator ENG > DEU
    Production sound mixerHeinz K. Ebner
    Teil Afrika
    Teil Afrika
    Boom operatorFrank Haßelmann
    Boom operatorMarkus Hüser
    Vertretung
    Vertretung
    Second boom operatorAlexander Hamacher
    Köln, Berlin
    Köln, Berlin
    Adr editorMicki Joanni
    Adr recordistBen Bartosz Raduj
    Assistenz - ADR recordist
    Assistenz - ADR recordist
    Adr recordistSebastian Pohle
    Rolle Lucinda
    Rolle Lucinda
    Foley artistWilmont Schulze
    Commissioning editorBettina Reitz
    Commissioning editorHubert von Spreti

    Distributing companies

    CompanyComment
    The Match Factory GmbH [de]

    Facilities

    DepartmentCompanyComment
    Extras/Bit PlayerAgentur Iris Müller OHG
    Extras/Bit PlayerCasting Schwichtenberg [de]
    Komparsencasting NRW
    Komparsencasting NRW
    Extras/Bit PlayerReal Life Casting
    Komparsen München
    Komparsen München
    Finance/Law/InsuranceDFG - Deutsche FilmversicherungsGemeinschaft
    Filmversicherung
    Filmversicherung
    Office Services, -Supplies, TranslationsHoffmann Dental Manufaktur GmbH
    Produktionsbüros
    Produktionsbüros
    Production ServicesCineblock Verkehrssicherung GmbH
    Absperrmaßnahmen in Köln
    Absperrmaßnahmen in Köln
    Production Servicesdie Filmagenten
    Toiletten
    Toiletten
    Production ServicesFilm & Television Facilities [lu]
    Facility vehicles
    Facility vehicles
    Production ServicesFLORIS Catering GmbH
    Catering Berlin
    Catering Berlin
    Production ServicesMotivschutz TV
    Production ServicesOlaf Michels
    Container für Baubüh
    Container für Baubüh
    Production ServicesSetlounge GmbH
    Wohnwagen (Zusatz)
    Wohnwagen (Zusatz)
    Production Servicesthe sauceman
    the sauceman
    the sauceman
    ScriptDubdolls
    Screenplay Translation ENG - FRA
    Screenplay Translation ENG - FRA
    Transportation, Travel and AccomodationI.F.C. Internationale Spedition GmbH
    Logistik
    Logistik
    CostumesCOMME des COSTUMES
    KB: Gabriele Binder
    KB: Gabriele Binder
    CostumesPATIN-A SHOP GmbH
    Kostüm- & Patinierbedarf
    Kostüm- & Patinierbedarf
    CostumesSSG Film- und Transporte GmbH
    Polizeiuniformen UK
    Polizeiuniformen UK
    CostumesWas ihr wollt
    als COMME des COSTUMES
    als COMME des COSTUMES
    DecorationSpreekulissen Nicolaus Wallner
    Makeup and HairManufaktur
    Perückenanfertigung
    Perückenanfertigung
    Makeup and HairWilhelm Jäger Filmservice - Masken- und Garderobenfahrzeuge
    Maskenmobil
    Maskenmobil
    Sound (Postproduction)Torus GmbH
    orig. Fassung + dt. Mischung,Mix Falk Mö
    orig. Fassung + dt. Mischung,Mix Falk Mö

    Awards

    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    Sherry Hormann2010Deutscher Filmpreis 2010SpielfilmNominated
    Peter Herrmann [1]2010Deutscher Filmpreis 2010SpielfilmNominated
    Peter Herrmann [1]2010Der Bayerische Filmpreis 2009ProduzentenpreisWinner

    Cinema

    TypeCountryDateComment
    Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 24/09/2009