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Shadow Child

  • Schattenkind (German title)
Short Film | 2005 | Drama, Silent Movie | Germany

Shooting data

Number of shooting days4
LocationsMünchen

Project data

Length of movie15
Picture formatTV 16:9 (1 : 1,78)
Picture material negative16mm
Picture material positive16mm
Sound formatStereo

Brief synopsis

How do you cope with the death of your child? Haunted by increasingly painful memories, young parents struggle to come to terms with their loss as they face the reality of being just two instead of three.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
Julius BornmannHeinrich [L]
Nadine SchwitterKarolina [L]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
director of photographyAlke Marianne Scherrmann
1st assistant cameraRolf Ganesch
still photographerMichael Franke
directorHans Hege
script supervisorBen Heine
editorHans Hege
editorDaniela Kalscheuer
key/dolly gripRoger Hoidn
gafferPeter Gottschall
dimmer board operatorBruno Linger
electricianFranz Scharrer
makeup artist / hair stylistKatharina Pointner
composerKonstantin Ferstl
music coordinatorChristoph Zirngibl
assistant production designerAlexandra Krell
graphic artistJonas Natterer
line producerHans-Joachim Köglmeier
assistant to line producerGertraut Michalke
assistant to line producerGerlinde Neumann
unit production managerFabian Flüss
set manager / 3rd ADAki Schirmer
production driverClemens Krüger
screenwriterDaniela Kalscheuer
screenwriterHans Hege
script consultantDaniela Kalscheuer
Caterer (Assistance on Set)Mirna Huskic

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
GripFGV Schmidle GmbH
Finance/Law/InsuranceHowden Caninenberg GmbH (formerly Caninenberg & Schouten GmbH)Versicherung

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Konstantin Ferstl2007Sapporo Intern. Short Film Festival [jp]Best Composer AwardNominated
Hans Hege2007Shanghai International Film FestivalBest Student Short FilmWinner
Hans Hege2008Filmbewertungsstelle WiesbadenPrädikat wertvollWinner
Hans Hege2009Jaipur International Film Festival [in]Special Jury AwardNominated