Schmidt - Das Geheimnis von Mogadischu | © Filmplakat 2017
© Filmplakat 2017

Schmidt - The Secret of Mogadischu

    All titles (2)
    Short Film | 2016-2017 | Satire, Science Fiction | Germany

    Main data

    Shooting data

    Number of shooting days4
    LocationsBerlin

    Project data

    Length of movie15 Min.
    Acquisition formatSuper 8
    Distribution formatProRes
    Sound formatStereo

    Brief synopsis

    A freshman demands political engagement from his conservative parents. He accidentally travels through time and meets his role model, former German chancellor Helmut Schmidt, in 1977. But Schmidt misunderstands everything and after a fierce discussion the freshman has to make a very tough decision. He makes the wrong one.

    Cast

    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Oskar-Wolf MeierSohn [L]
    Belinde Ruth StieveMutter [SR]
    Stefan BergelVater [SR]
    Thomas MillHelmut Schmidt [SR]
    Robert F. MartinSicherheitsberater [SR]
    Daniela Grittner
    Tagesschau Moderatorin [SR]

    Crew

    ActivityNameComment
    Director of photographyLukas Friedrich
    Camera operatorAndreas Kersten
    Costume designerDenise Schellack
    DirectorUlrich Goetz
    1st AD (local system)Zuzanna Grajzer
    Script continuityOla Knaub
    EditorOla Knaub
    Additional editorFlorian Rau
    GafferSteve Weihermüller
    Best boyLevin Liebig
    Makeup artist / hair stylistElena Ziegler
    Makeup artist / hair stylistAlexandre da Costa Barbosa
    ComposerBartosz Bludau
    ProducerRobert F. Martin
    ProducerDr. Werner Martin
    Associate producerJan Hermann
    Assistant to producerCathrein Unger
    Production designerRobert Kraatz
    Art directorAyla Sophia Franken
    ScreenwriterFelix Rauch [1]
    StoryDilek Türkeköhle
    StoryRobert F. Martin
    StoryKariem Saleh
    Production sound mixerChristian Heinbockel
    Boom operatorArtem Funk
    Caterer (assistance on set)Johanna Jagenow
    Caterer (assistance on set)Juliette Cellier
    Caterer (cook on set)Birgit Schmitt
    Caterer (cook on set)Dilek Türkeköhle
    Caterer (cook on set)Stephan Jackowski

    Production companies

    CompanyComment
    Filmarche Berlin e.V.

    Distributing companies

    CompanyComment
    Aug&Ohr Medien [de]Film Festival Agency

    Awards

    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    Ulrich Goetz2018Filmkunstfest Mecklenburg-Vorpommern [de]Nominated
    Ulrich Goetz2018Global India Int. Film Festival [in]Nominated