Short Film | 2019-2020 | Satire | Germany

Brief synopsis

Mazel Tov Cocktail
Ingredients: 1 Jew, 12 Germans, 5cl memory culture, 3cl stereotypes, 2 teaspoons patriotism, 1 teaspoon Israel, 1 falafel, 5 stumbling blocks, a dash of anti-Semitism
Preparation: Put all ingredients in a film, bring to the boil and shake vigorously. Then garnish with klezmer music.
Consumption: Light before eating and enjoy in the cinema. - 100% Kosher -

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Mateo Wansing LorrioTobi [L]
Alexander WertmannDimitrij Liebermann [L]
Petra Nadolny
Gabi Jachthuber [SR]
Luke Pipliesn.a. [SR]
Moisej Bazijan
Opa [SR]
Vladislav GrakovskiyAlexej [SR]
Steffen C. JürgensDirektor [SR]
Gwentsche Kollewijn
Michelle [SR]
Isabella Leicht
Martina Püttner [SR]
Mike Maas
Politiker [SR]
Liudmyla Vasylieva
Mutter [SR]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Motion graphics designerFritz Gnad
Director of photographyNikolaus Schreiber
Steadicam operatorFelix Lang
1st assistant cameraJacob Bestgen
2nd assistant cameraSebastian HempelArri Amira
DIT digital imaging technicianFabian Zimmermann
Costume designerMara Laibacher
DirectorMickey Paatzsch
DirectorArkadij Khaet
1st AD (local system)Johannes Böttge
EditorTobias Wieduwilt
Key/dolly gripLuca Stengel
GafferMarkus Ott
Lighting technician / electricianViktoria Blocher
Lighting technician / electricianFranziska Kabutke
Lighting technician / electricianGerard Fass
Makeup artist / hair stylistSelina Schardt
ComposerAndreas Skandy
ProducerLotta Schmelzer
ProducerLudwig Meck
ProducerChristine Duttlinger
Production designerLorena Hahn
Set manager/ floor managerFabian Leonhardt
Assistant set/floor managerMichael Hiechinger
Assistant set/floor managerHannah Buhr6 DT
Set runnerAntonia Best
Set runnerNadia Zimmermann
ScreenwriterMickey Paatzsch
ScreenwriterArkadij Khaet
ScreenwriterMerle Kirchhoff
IdeaArkadij Khaet
Production sound mixerJohann Meis
Boom operatorPaul Drey
Boom operatorLukas Reiter
Boom operatorPaul Powaljaew
Sound supervisorJohann Meis
Sound re-recording mixerJohann Meis
Sound designerRobin Harff
Dialogue editorAngelo Diaz
Foley artistJohanna Roth [1]

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg (Ludwigsburg) [de]

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Arkadij Khaet2019Filmfest Dresden [de]National CompetitionNominated
Mickey Paatzsch2019Filmfest Dresden [de]National CompetitionNominated
Arkadij Khaet2020Max Ophüls Preis [de]Publikumspreis Mittellanger FilmWinner
Arkadij Khaet2020Deutscher Menschenrechts-Filmpreis [de]short filmWinner
Arkadij Khaet2020Deutscher Menschenrechts-Filmpreis [de]EducationWinner
Arkadij Khaet2020Deutscher Kurzfilmpreis [de]Spielfilme von mehr als 10 Min. - 30 Min. LaufzeitNominated
Arkadij Khaet2020Filmfest DresdenNational CompetitionWinner
Arkadij Khaet2020San Francisco Jewish Filmfestival [us]Youth Jury AwardWinner
Mickey Paatzsch2020Max Ophüls Preis {de]Publikumspreis Mittellanger FilmWinner
Mickey Paatzsch2020Deutscher Menschenrechts-Filmpreis [de]short filmWinner

Festivals

YearCountryFestivalComment
2021GermanyFilmfest Bremen
2020GermanyFilmfestival Max Ophüls PreisWettbewerb Mittellanger Film
2020GermanyFilmschau Baden-Württemberg
2020GermanyFilmreif! Bundesfestival Junger Film!
2020USA39. Flickers Rhode Island Internation Film Festival
2020USA40. San Francisco Jewish Film Festibal
2020Hungary16. Busho / Budapest Short Film Festival
2020Germany32. Filmfest Dresden
2020Germany49. Sehsüchte
2020Germany26th Jewish Film Festival Berlin | Brandenburg

TV-broadcast

TypeCountryStationDate / TimeComment
First showingGermanyARD [de]Sunday, 04/10/2020