Indie Feature Film | 2017-2019 | Germany
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Shooting data

Start of shooting01.04.2017
End of shooting15.04.2018
Number of shooting days80
LocationsAddis Abeba & Ganda Abdi

Project data

Picture formatCinemascope (1 : 2,39)


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Samrawit DesalegneGenet [L]
    Yemariam MelkamuFikir [L]
    Ashenafi NigusuAbdi [L]
    Mikiyas WoldeSolomon [L]


    director of photographyKlemens Becker
    director of photographyMateusz Smolka
    2nd unit dopLeon Brinkmann
    camera operatorRonald Schwarz
    camera operatorChristian Wendelberger
    1st assistant cameraDaniel Dajakaj
    1st assistant cameraLeon Brinkmann
    DIT digital imaging technicianMax Weiner
    data wrangler / digital loaderKevin Schaub+2nd AC
    costume department coordinatorJustine Sroussi
    directorJan Philipp Weyl
    1st assistant directorStephan Ryll
    2nd2nd resp. 3rd ADRaul Frederic Engelke
    gafferRonald Schwarz
    makeup artist / hair stylistCornelia Ritz
    producerAndreas Seck
    producerChris Naumann
    producerJan Philipp Weyl
    executive producerJürgen Tröster
    production designerBartholomäus Kleppek
    production designerIraí Amana Martins de Souza
    assistant production designerJulia Weyl
    art directorClemens Geißler
    unit production managerGerd KeiserPre Prod. München + Äthiopien
    unit production managerAndreas Schumannin Äthiopien
    production coordinatorDagmar Leibham
    assistant production managerSamrawit Seid
    unit managerTalile Abelt
    set manager / 3rd ADSven Hertlein
    production assistantAnna Maus
    screenwriterJan Philipp Weyl
    production sound mixerStefan Postavka
    stunt coordinatorFrancois Doge
    stuntman/womanRoland SiegenthalerStunt Tec., Rigging
    video-producer / video-journalistRoman Toulany

    Production companies

    R&B Räuber & Banditen Film [de]