The Way We Were | © Flare Film
© Flare Film
Feature Film | 2019-2020 | Docu, Docu-Drama, Road Movie, Science Fiction, ecology | Germany
The project "Everything will change (aka The Way We Were / Wie wir waren)" has been editorially approved, but continues to be regularly reviewed, updated and supported through to release by our editors. Please inform us of missing, false or outdated data.

    Brief synopsis

    EVERYTHING WILL CHANGE is the legend of the rescue of the planet Earth by the young hero Ben in 2054. A road movie to the future, where fable meets scientific investigation to explore the wonders of nature and lost memories of a golden era — our own.

    (Flare Film)


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Noah SaavedraBen [L]
    Jessamine Bliss BellCherry [SR]
    Paul G. RaymondFini [SR]
    Jacqueline Chann.a. [SR]
    Vibeke Hastrupn.a. [SR]
    Wim WendersProtagonist / Interviewpartner
    Markus Imhoofn.a.


    Vfx supervisorJonas Riemer/ Animations
    Digital film compositorJohannes Blech
    Director of photographyFelix Leiberg
    Camera operatorConrad Lobst+ Gimbal R2 | 3 DT | Fiction Block 1
    1st assistant cameraMartin RudolphAlexa Mini - Infrared
    1st assistant cameraLisa BühlB-Cam // 1 DT
    1st assistant cameraJulian Hanschke
    1st assistant cameraGregor Steinweg
    2nd assistant cameraHannah SchwaigerFiction Block 2
    2nd assistant cameraJulius BoehmFiction Block 2, Zusatz DT
    2nd assistant cameraJonas Steltenkamp+ Data-Wrangler, +Videooperator
    Rear projection plates operatorBen ImmelPlate Assistant
    Rear projection plates operatorFelix MaulPlate Operator
    Rear projection plates operatorThomas MatysiakProjektmanager
    Casting directorSuse Marquardt
    Casting directorAlexandra Koknat
    Casting directorAriane Thornton-Mason
    Costume designerMariella Kallenberg
    WardrobeJennifer RudeloveDreh in Berlin
    DirectorMarten Persiel
    1st AD (local system)Nils Strüven1st AD
    2nd AD crowd (local system)Paula TuschnerFiction Block
    EditorBobby Good
    EditorMaxine Goedicke
    Assistant editorVincent Tirpitz
    Assistant editorLaura Funck
    Makeup artist / hair stylistBrigitte Pleyzier
    ComposerGary Marlowe
    ProducerKatharina Bergfeld
    ProducerMartin Heisler
    Co-producerAnnemiek Van der Hell
    Production designerSebastian Soukup
    Art directorJulia Maria BaumannNRW
    Set decoratorIna Timmerberg
    Prop masterNina Hirschberg
    Standby propsNele Richter
    Set dresserJens Mommertz
    Location scoutRüdiger Jordan
    Property driverKevin Kerle
    Travel coordinatorSvenja Heinrichs
    Location managerPatric BoddenbergNRW-Part
    Production driverCarsten SteinAmsterdam & NRW
    ScreenwriterMarten Persiel
    Co-writerAisha Prigann
    Sound re-recording mixerAndreas Hellmanzik
    Sound re-recording mixerAnders Wasserfall
    Adr mixerAndreas Hellmanzik
    Audio description mixerAndreas Hellmanzik
    Commissioning editorMatthias LeybrandBR
    Commissioning editorRolf Bergmannrbb
    Commissioning editorTimo GroßpietschNDR
    Commissioning editorDagmar Mielkearte

    Production companies

    Flare Film GmbH [de]
    Windmill Films [nl]coproduction
    RBB – Rundfunk Berlin-Brandenburg [de]coproduction
    NDR - Norddeutscher Rundfunk [de]coproduction
    BR Bayerischer Rundfunk [de]coproduction
    Arte [de/fr]in collaboration

    Distributing companies

    Farbfilm Verleih GmbH [de]


    Finance/Law/Insuranceadag Payroll Services GmbHKomparsenabrechnung
    Production ServicesFilmservice AndermannHaltverbotzonen
    Production ServicesHot&Ready CateringBerlin
    Production ServicesOnkel Toms Hütte
    Transportation, Travel and AccomodationUpper Level Travel GmbH
    PropsEES Erpelding EDV SystemeComputer Zubehör
    Video/Computer PlaybackProduction Concept GmbH & Co. KGKFZ Plates