Limited series | 2022-2023 | NDR [de] | Children | Germany
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Shooting data

Start of shooting20/09/2022
End of shooting04/11/2022
Number of shooting days32
Filming regionsGermany - Berlin, Germany - Hamburg

Project data

Length of episode15 min
Number of episodes6
Aspect ratioCinemascope (1 : 2,39)

Brief synopsis

A refugee family from Ukraine lost their dog Slava in Hamburg. The search goes viral. A warm-hearted rollercoaster ride through the city culminates in a cheerful circus performance where a drop of love falls into the laps of those who need it most.


ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Heike MakatschLaura [SS]
Sandra BorgmannTanja Simon [SSR]


1st ADLogan Caster
2nd ADSarah von Heland
3rd ADKateryna Malynovska
Director of photographyDmitry Shabaldin
Director of photographyRoman Osin
1st assistant cameraArseny Preobrazhensky
1st assistant cameraDmytro Kuryliuk [1]
2nd assistant cameraMalgorzata Rabczuk
DIT digital imaging technicianAlexandre Forge
Still photographerKateryna Kozinska
Assistant costume designerJade Meurer
WardrobeEliane Wendt
DirectorMaria von Heland
Script supervisorKateryna Babkina
EditorSylvain Coutandin
Key gripArda Batu Gözalan
GafferSampo Lüttge
Lighting technician / electricianSandra Kowalczyk
Lighting technician / electricianMoritz Pflock
ComposerBirger Clausen
ProducerDorothe Beinemeier
Executive producerGrischa Sautter
Executive producerPatrick Schorn
Co-producerTony Copti
Production designerStella Rossié
Assistant production designerMarius Blanck
Assistant production designerJohn Lörinci
Production coordinatorMajd Hafiry
Assistant production managerMarvin Jeronimo Hahn
Assistant production managerJonatan von Heland
Unit managerAdela Husic
ScreenwriterMaria von Heland
ChoreographerIvan Luzan
ConsultantKatharina Spiering
Residence formalities
Residence formalities
Hygiene officerMarvin Jeronimo Hahn
Animal caretakerJonatan von Heland

Production companies

Red Balloon Film
Fresco Films [ps]
Friendship Films GmbH
Executive Producer
Executive Producer


Cameras and UtilitiesVantage Film GmbH
Lighting and UtilitiesARRI Rental Deutschland GmbH
Finance/Law/Insuranceadag Payroll Services GmbH
Production ServicesMobilespace
Production ServicesSchönwitz Filmservice
Transportation, Travel and AccomodationMEDIAS Reiseservice
CostumesLEON Actionteam
Police uniforms
Police uniforms
Vehicles and aircraftsLEON Actionteam
Police vehicles, etc. click on the project
Police vehicles, etc. click on the project