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Die Schwarzen Brüder - Kinoplakat [ch] | © 2013 Filmcoopi Zürich AG
© 2013 Filmcoopi Zürich AG
Feature Film | 2012-2013 | Adventure, Family | Germany, Italy, Switzerland

Shooting data

Start of shooting14/06/2012
End of shooting15/08/2012
Number of shooting days41
LocationsSchweiz/Tessin, Italien/Südtirol, NRW, Hessen
Filming regionsSwitzerland, West Germany

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Moritz BleibtreuMann mit der Narbe [L]
Fynn HenkelGiorgio [L]
Waldemar KobusBattista Rossi [L]
Oliver EwyAlfredo [L]
Ruby O. FeeAngeletta [L]
Richy MüllerPater Roberto [SR]
Dominique HorwitzMeister Zitrone [SR]
Catrin StriebeckFrau Rossi [SR]
Sabine TimoteoMutter [SR]
Leonardo NigroVater [SR]
Ciro de Chiara
Meister Spitzbart [SR]
Marcello De NardoSpitzbart [SR]
David HürtenBlatternarbiger [SR]
Andreas WarmbrunnAnselmo [SR]
Marcus JakovljevicTonino [SR]
Norman FunkNebenrolle [SR]
Javidan ImaniAntonio [SR]
Jasper SmetsRicardo [SR]
Nicolay WellerMeister mit Zylinder [BP]
Leni Wesselmanjunge Dame [BP]
Jürgen RißmannBäckermeister [BP]
Sonja KochLady of the house [BP]
Francesco LeoneArzt [BP]
Claudia RaquetWaschfrau [BP]
Alena PfanzAnita

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Production accountantBoris Dillen
Assistant production accountantJasmin Rascher
Vfx producerBoris Duepré
Exec. Producer (PIXOMONDO Stuttgart)
Exec. Producer (PIXOMONDO Stuttgart)
Vfx producerNina Göldner
Post production supervisorClarens Grollmann
Vfx supervisorJuri Stanossek
Computer graphics supervisorTobias Pfeiffer
Motion graphics designerUlrich Schmidt [1]
Digital compositor / compositing artistEsther Engel
Digital compositor / compositing artistSven Mecklenbroich
Digital compositor / compositing artistSteffen Metzner
Compositor @ Pixomondo
Compositor @ Pixomondo
Digital compositor / compositing artistErik Schneider
Digital matte painterSven Sauer
Vfx traineeAlican Kuzu
Trainee Digital Film Compositor
Trainee Digital Film Compositor
Vfx traineeTimo Hanczuk
Digital Film Compositor
Digital Film Compositor
Vfx traineeAndreas Feix
Trainee Digital Film Compositor
Trainee Digital Film Compositor
Vfx traineeVictor van Wetten
Editorial
Editorial
Director of photographyFelix von Muralt
2nd unit dopVladimir Müller
Steadicam operatorVladimir Müller
1st assistant cameraStefan Stefanini
1st assistant cameraChristian Kitscha
B-Cam and SteadicamFocus continuous
B-Cam and SteadicamFocus continuous
1st assistant cameraValentin Bärlocher
2nd assistant cameraAltan Özcan
2nd assistant cameraMichael Morch
2nd assistant cameraDaniella Schadrin
ARRI ALEXA PLUS, Canon C-300
ARRI ALEXA PLUS, Canon C-300
DIT digital imaging technicianAndreas Minuth
Data wrangler / digital loaderAndreas Menge
Video assist/playback operatorCeline Lardon
Vertretung 33.DT Aug 2012
Vertretung 33.DT Aug 2012
Still photographerAliocha Merker
Still photographerMartin Valentin Menke
Camera traineeKolja Dreckmann
Casting directorJacqueline Rietz
Casting directorAnja Dihrberg
Casting assistantRoberta Azalini
Extras/bit player castingElisabeth Fulterer
Extras/bit player castingAmel Soudani
Costume designerBirgit Hutter
Assistant costume designerInge Stolterfoth
Key costumerAnnette Bätz
Costumer / wardrobeVanessa Horsmann
historisch
historisch
Costumer / wardrobeAnne Jacobi
Additional costumersCaroline Habicht
Additional costumersFranziska Lange
historisch
historisch
TailorVerena Reuter-Züll
historisch, 1850
historisch, 1850
DirectorXavier J. Koller
1st AD (local system)Robert Spika
Historisch (1850)
Historisch (1850)
Crowd 2nd AD (local system)Niccolò Castelli
Crowd 2nd AD (local system)Irina Reuland
Historisch (1850)
Historisch (1850)
Crowd 2nd AD (local system)Anton Weber
3rd AD crowd (local system)Christian Musolff
Script continuityBarbara Krieger
Storyboard artistCaspar Schmidlin
EditorGion-Reto Killias
Assistant editorRosa Albrecht
Key gripChristian Bernutz
Towercam Tech
Towercam Tech
Key gripSascha Ossendorf
2nd Unit
2nd Unit
Key gripDario Raspudic
Key gripMaike Maier
GripDario Raspudic
GripSascha Ossendorf
B-Cam / Studio Crane & Towercam
B-Cam / Studio Crane & Towercam
GripOliver Kellmann
Crane operatorTom Mauss
GafferErnst Brunner
Best boy electricFelix Keuck
Best boy electricJürgen Tomadini
Lighting technician / electricianFred Busbach
Lighting technician / electricianFelix Keuck
Lighting technician / electricianRebekka Schindele
Zusatz
Zusatz
Lighting technician / electricianBjörn Schäfer
Lighting technician / electricianMithat Kasapbasi
Additional electricianPatrick Kohlmeier
Diverse Tage
Diverse Tage
Additional electricianLisa Maria Müller
Additional electricianMark Prahl
Additional electricianMartin Wysmyk
Lighting assistantManuel Dietsche
Lighting assistantHenning Battenfeld
Key makeup artist/hair stylistBarbara Grundmann
Key makeup artist/hair stylistMarc Hollenstein
Makeup artist / hair stylistIsabell Falkenberg
NRW 19 DT, historisch 1850
NRW 19 DT, historisch 1850
Makeup artist / hair stylistNicole Zingg
Fx makeup artistLisa Schmermer
Lifecasting/Moldmaking
Lifecasting/Moldmaking
Fx makeup artistRobert Schmermer
Lifecasting/Moldmaking
Lifecasting/Moldmaking
Additional make up artistKatrin Paas
Additional make up artistKerstin Baar
Additional make up artistChristina Paul
ComposerBalz Bachmann
Music consultantAnnette Gentz
Original Score
Original Score
ProducerFritjof Hohagen
ProducerClarens Grollmann
Co-producerWasiliki Bleser
Co-producerWolfgang Herold
Co-producerCornelius Conrad
Co-producerStephan Hansch
Co-producerKarin Koch
Co-producerAlexander Loskant
Co-producerRainer Kölmel
Service producerBruno Keller
Assistant to producerJohannes Kagerer
Production designerFrank Bollinger
Assistant production designerUtta Hagen
/ Assistant Set Decorator
/ Assistant Set Decorator
Art directorJoachim Hattenhauer
bis 13.4.2012
bis 13.4.2012
Art directorBettina Lessnig
Art directorPierre Pfundt
Italien/Südtirol
Italien/Südtirol
Assistant art directorPetra Rauhut
Set decoratorGiulietta Rimoldi
Set decoratorGernot Thöndel
Art department assistantLetizia Persico
Prop masterRolf Dietrich
Assistant to propmaster /- buyerKarsten Peter
historisch 1850
historisch 1850
Standby propsUlrike Gojowczyk
hist. 1850
hist. 1850
Set dresserAndrea Weitz
Köln
Köln
Set dresserVolker Tobian
Teil Köln
Teil Köln
Set dresserSybille Spindler
Köln, histor., 1850
Köln, histor., 1850
Set dresserFranzo Soli
Teil Köln
Teil Köln
Set dresserAnuchai Wolfgang Dodo Lilienthal
Assistant stand by propsSusanne Grünewald
Greens personStephan van Geldern
Location scoutRegina Kaczmarek
Location scoutAngie Simaifar
Location scoutLydia Cerbaro
Südtirol
Südtirol
Location scoutVanessa Davitkov
Set builderSteffen Petschauer
Film-Leipzig Team
Film-Leipzig Team
Set builderSimon Klug
Set builderFalk Wenzel
Für Fa. Rheinkulissen
Für Fa. Rheinkulissen
Set builderNicola Foletti
Set builderGregor Hees
Set builderWolfgang Gosberg
Set builderDaniele Crimella
Set builderLorenzo Sartor
Set builderManjo Richter
Sets NRW
Sets NRW
Set builderBoris Frentzel
Stand by set builderFranzo Soli
Vertretung Südtirol
Vertretung Südtirol
Stand by set builderPatrick Lebrun
Lead painterSilke Putz
Scenic painterSven Winter
Set: 'hiding place'
Set: 'hiding place'
Scenic painterSilke Putz
Leitung der Malerei in Köln
Leitung der Malerei in Köln
Scenic painterPit Schnell
Bühnenmalerin
Bühnenmalerin
Scenic painterHermine Wiesler
Scenic painterEva Weymann
SculptorJan Ptassek
Prop makerChristian Schiebel
Prop makerAgata Schubert-Hauck
Kunstmalerin, Plastikerin
Kunstmalerin, Plastikerin
Graphic artistDorit Janssen
Prop handFabian Rademacher
Line producerSimon Happ
Line producerClarens Grollmann
Assistant to line producerTina Hansch
Tessin, Südtirol
Tessin, Südtirol
Production managerThomas Rohde
Production managerMichela Pini
Production managerBruno Keller
Dreh im Südtirol
Dreh im Südtirol
Production coordinatorSara Bühring
Production coordinatorGabi Scheffler
Production coordinatorAnke Reichel
Assistant production managerMaureen Lauterbach
Vorbereitung CH, IT, DE/ Dreh CH, IT
Vorbereitung CH, IT, DE/ Dreh CH, IT
Assistant production managerAnn-Kathrin Weddige
Reiseproduktion
Reiseproduktion
Assistant production managerAntonia Eigner
VB
VB
Assistant production managerLaura Thies
Vorbereitung 2012 bis März
Vorbereitung 2012 bis März
Unit manager (local system)Anja Gießing
Location manager (local system)Lilian Scharnhorst
Location manager (local system)Gianluca Barbieri
Set manager/ floor managerLevke Palm
Tessin &Südtirol
Tessin &Südtirol
Set manager/ floor managerTiziano Piscazzi
Deutschland
Deutschland
Assistant set/floor managerChristoph Cordes
Assistant set/floor managerTiziano Piscazzi
Tessin, Südtirol
Tessin, Südtirol
Assistant set/floor managerAnn-Katrin Schreyer
Zusatz NRW
Zusatz NRW
Production driverIke Udogwu
Production driverCarsten Baum
Cast & Crew
Cast & Crew
Production driverOffer Stock
Zusatz NRW
Zusatz NRW
Production driverMichael Beier
Production driverHerbert Hoppe
Production driverDirk Durchgraf
Production driverJosef Deininger
Production driverUlrich Büchel
Tessin & Südtirol
Tessin & Südtirol
Production driverDavid Friedewald
PA internLaura Donato
PA internGiacomo Hug
PA internDesireé Ackermann
Set runnerOtto Buhe
ScreenwriterFritjof Hohagen
ScreenwriterKlaus Richter [1]
Production sound mixerAndreas Wölki
Boom operatorOliver Held
Schweitz und Südtirol
Schweitz und Südtirol
Boom operatorGeorg Müller
Sound re-recording mixerStefan Korte [2]
Sound designerMax Wanko
Foley recordistUwe Zillner
Special effects supervisorSven Kühn
Stunt coordinatorTorsten Jerabek
Stunt coordinatorMarcel Stefanski
Stunt coordinatorRoland Leyer
Assistant Koordinator face off
Assistant Koordinator face off
Stunt coordinatorKatja Jerabek
Assistant stunt coordinatorRoland Leyer
Assistant stunt coordinatorTanja Pelster
Stuntman/womanLucas Wilson
Stuntman/womanPetr Dvorak
Stuntman/womanKatja Jerabek
Stunt riggerTanja Pelster
Stunt riggerMarc Sieger
Horse masterSandor Czirjak
Commissioning editorCornelius Conrad
Animal trainerMattu Becker
Animal trainerJaques-Oliver Travers
Child supervisorAnne Thiele
Tessin (CH), Südtirol (IT), NRW, Hessen
Tessin (CH), Südtirol (IT), NRW, Hessen
Child supervisorEllen Treuer
MPF
MPF
Set medicPatrick van Berg

Production companies

CompanyComment
Enigma Film GmbH
Dschoint Ventschr Filmproduktion [ch]
ARD Degeto Film GmbH [de]
Senderbeteiligung
Senderbeteiligung
Arte [de/fr]
Senderbeteiligung
Senderbeteiligung
BR Bayerischer Rundfunk [de]
Senderbeteiligung
Senderbeteiligung
Herold Productions GmbH
Koproduktion
Koproduktion
Monaco Film GmbH (merged to Odeon Fiction GmbH)
Koproduktion
Koproduktion
NDR - Norddeutscher Rundfunk [de]
Senderbeteiligung
Senderbeteiligung
Starhaus Filmproduktion GmbH
Koproduktion
Koproduktion
WDR - Westdeutscher Rundfunk [de]
Senderbeteiligung
Senderbeteiligung

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
Cameras and UtilitiesCine-Mobil GmbH
Kameraequipment
Kameraequipment
Cameras and UtilitiesMAT - Mad About Technology
MAT-TOWERCAM®
MAT-TOWERCAM®
GripMaier Bros. GmbH
Animals for FilmPferde Stunt Pferde
pferdeSTUNTpferde
pferdeSTUNTpferde
Extras/Bit PlayerAgentur Eick & Weber
Rollen,Doubles,Komparserie
Rollen,Doubles,Komparserie
Stuntsface off GmbH
Lighting and UtilitiesDoPchoice GmbH
SNAPGRIDS
SNAPGRIDS
Lighting and UtilitiesMaier Bros. GmbH
Finance/Law/InsuranceMecon Media Concept Ltd. [de]
Gagenabrechnung (Komparsen)
Gagenabrechnung (Komparsen)
Production ServicesCineblock Verkehrssicherung GmbH
Absperrmaßnahmen
Absperrmaßnahmen
Production ServicesFaroColonia
Motivvorber. Köln
Motivvorber. Köln
Production ServicesFire & Medical Service
Medizinische Set-Betreuung / Set-Medic
Medizinische Set-Betreuung / Set-Medic
Production ServicesHermann Koenen Party- und Catering-Service
Catering
Catering
Production ServicesJOLA-Rent
Aufenthalte Cast, Generatoren, WC ....
Aufenthalte Cast, Generatoren, WC ....
Production ServicesOlaf Michels
Entsorgung in Köln
Entsorgung in Köln
ScriptDubdolls
Screenplay Translation DEU - ENG
Screenplay Translation DEU - ENG
Transportation, Travel and AccomodationCineDriver [de]
Abholung in Südtirol
Abholung in Südtirol
Transportation, Travel and AccomodationFrank H. Scheller (formerly Pickup24 KurierService)
Transportation, Travel and AccomodationFunkmietwagen- u. Limousinen-Service H. Amlang
Transportation, Travel and AccomodationNickern GbR Grötzsch & Hoffmann
Südtirol, NRW, Hesse
Südtirol, NRW, Hesse
CostumesJOLA-Rent
Garderobenmobil D/CH/I
Garderobenmobil D/CH/I
CostumesLambert Hofer 1862 GmbH
Kostümausstattung
Kostümausstattung
CostumesPATIN-A SHOP GmbH
Kostümequipment
Kostümequipment
DecorationFTA Film- und Theater-Ausstattung GmbH
Locations and StudiosAEON Verlag & Studio GmbH & Co. KG
Makeup and HairJOLA-Rent
Maskenmobil D/CH/I
Maskenmobil D/CH/I
PropsRequisitenhalle
Möbel Props Leuchter
Möbel Props Leuchter
Special EffectsFeuerfest-SFX
Vehicles and aircraftsSetlounge GmbH
Aufenthaltsmobil
Aufenthaltsmobil
Sound (Postproduction)Herold Studios GmbH
Sound Post+Mischung
Sound Post+Mischung

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Xavier J. Koller2014Solothurn Filmtage [ch]
Familienfilme
FamilienfilmeNominated
Xavier J. Koller2014Shanghai Int. Film Festival [cn]
Panorama
PanoramaNominated
Xavier J. Koller2014Children's Film Festival Krakow [pl]
Best Children's Film
Best Children's FilmWinner
Xavier J. Koller2014Festroia Int. Film Festival [pt]
Juvenile Panorama
Juvenile PanoramaNominated
Xavier J. Koller2014Goldener Spatz
Sonderpreis Beste Regie
Sonderpreis Beste RegieWinner
Xavier J. Koller2014Prix Walo [ch]
Beste Filmproduktion
Beste FilmproduktionWinner
Xavier J. Koller2014Goldener Spatz
Kino-/Fernsehfilm (Wettbewerb)
Kino-/Fernsehfilm (Wettbewerb)Winner
Xavier J. Koller201444. Kiev Int. Film Festival [ua]
Best Film/Kids International
Best Film/Kids InternationalWinner
Felix von Muralt2014Schweizer Filmpreis 2014 [ch]
Best Camera
Best CameraNominated
Leonardo Nigro2014Schweizer Filmpreis 2014 [ch]
Best Supporting Role
Best Supporting RoleNominated

TV-broadcast

TypeCountryStationDate / TimeComment
RepeatGermanyNetflixWednesday, 04/01/2023
First showingSwitzerlandSRF zwei [ch]Wednesday, 23/12/2015
First showingGermanyarteWednesday, 16/12/2015

Cinema releases and premieres

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 17/04/2014
Theatre releaseAustriaThursday, 17/04/2014
Theatre releaseSwitzerlandThursday, 19/12/2013