Label Me | © ifs / Salzgeber
© ifs / Salzgeber
Medium Length Film | 2018-2019 | Drama | Germany

Shooting data

Start of shooting14/02/2018
End of shooting01/03/2018
Number of shooting days13
Filming regionsWest Germany

Brief synopsis


"I fuck you as long as you can take it. You cum. I get my money. I leave." Despite clear rules the continuously growing relationship between the straight Syrian refugee Waseem and his German customer Lars starts to pose a threat within the reality of Waseem's shelter.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Renato Schuch
Waseem [L]
Nikolaus Benda
Lars [L]
Jogi Kaiser
Geschäftsmann [SR]
Thomas Balou MartinSecurity Chef [SR]
Georg PaluzaAmir [SR]
Timur ÜlkerCharif [SR]
Christoph WielingerMann Anfang 40 [SR]
Damon ZolfaghariSecurity Ali [SR]
Gioele ViolaAbdul Kareem [SR]
Emanuel WeberSecurity Mann 3 [SR]
Cem AydinJunis [SR]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Vfx producerChristian Heynert
Vfx producerPhilipp Kaufhold
Director of photographyMalte Hafner
Steadicam operatorKarsten Jäger
1st assistant cameraTobias Löhde
2nd assistant cameraHamza Malik
Data wrangler / digital loaderPhilipp Kaufhold
Casting directorKristin Diehle
Besetzungsberatung
Besetzungsberatung
Costume designerSvena Mannshausen
DirectorKai Kreuser
1st AD (local system)Antonia Uhl
1st AD (local system)Niva Ehrlich
Script supervisorRosanna Rau
EditorTabea Hannappel
GafferJakob Gehrmann
GafferChristophe Poulles
GafferKonrad Zimmermann
Lighting technician / electricianAntonia Schäfer
Lighting technician / electricianLeo Decristoforo
Makeup artist / hair stylistJanine Schewe
Makeup artist / hair stylistRebekka Zeiss
Makeup artist / hair stylistCarla Bellgardt
ComposerMax Kelm
ProducerSonja Keßler
ProducerJenny Lorenz
Production designerBohdan Adam Wozniak
Standby propsAnn Katrin Hölz
Standby propsKatharina Witsch-Diestel
Standby propsChristine Eifel
Graphic artistMathis Hanspach
Portrait- & Aktzeichnungen
Portrait- & Aktzeichnungen
Line producerMartin Kopischke
Production managerNico Scheunpflug
Production coordinatorKristina Pfisterer
Production coordinatorJens Kaulen
Assistant production managerMike Fuhrmann
Assistant production managerMascha Albl
Set manager/ floor managerDennis Holtschoppen
Set manager/ floor managerThomas Kindermann
ScreenwriterKai Kreuser
Production sound mixerDharmil Halvadia
Boom operatorDawn K Vincent
Stunt coordinatorDenis 'Marshall' Ölmez
Dialogue coachLina Zaraket

Production companies

CompanyComment
ifs Internationale Filmschule Köln GmbH

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Kai Kreuser2019Sehsüchte Festival [de]SpielfilmNominated
Kai Kreuser2019Studio Hamburg Nachwuchspreis [de]Bester FilmNominated
Kai Kreuser2019First Step Awards [de]Mittellanger SpielfilmNominated
Kai Kreuser2019Max Ophüls Preis [de]Mittellanger SpielfilmWinner
Renato Schuch
2020Big Shorts Awards [de]Best ActorWinner
Kai Kreuser2020Big Shorts Awards [de]Best FilmWinner
Kai Kreuser2020Big Shorts Awards [de]Best DirectorWinner

Festivals

YearCountryFestivalComment
2019GermanyFirst Step Award
2019United KingdomRaindanceOfficial Feature Film Selection
2019USAOutfest Los AngelesOfficial Feature Film Selection
2019Hong KongThe Hong Kong Lesbian and Gay Film FestivalOfficial Feature Film Selection
2019GermanyMax Ophüls Preis