Moonjourney | © HFF

Social Spot - Moonjourney

  • Perspektiven für jugendliche Flüchtlinge e.V. - Moonjourney ((Wettbewerbsbeitrag Sophie-Opel-Preis) (Working title)
Spec Commercial | 2015-2016 | Drama, Social Spot | Germany

Shooting data

Number of shooting days5
LocationsMünchen und Umgebung, Nordspanien

Project data

Length of movie2:30 Min.
Picture formatCinemascope (1 : 2,39)
Picture material negativeRedcode RAW 5K
Picture material positiveDCP
Sound formatDolby SRD / Dolby digital (5.1, 6 channels)


  • Kurzfilm / Social Spot

Brief synopsis

Moonjourney tells the heartbreaking story of a father who has to flee with his daughter from war in Syria.
To protect her from the traumatic events of such exhausting and dangerous journey, he plays a game and convinces her to believe that they would travel to the moon.


ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Chiara AmetovicSoraya [L]
Timur Isik
Junis [L]


Director of photographyMoritz Tessendorf
1st assistant cameraJanosch Feucht
1st assistant cameraFlorian SchusterRed Epic Dragon
Costume designerCarolin Schreck
Costume designerLaura Fries
DirectorChiara Grabmayr
1st AD (local system)Christian Knie
1st AD (local system)Veronika Neuber
GafferTobias Dawid
ElectricianSamuel Goehr
ElectricianMathias Linke
Makeup artist / hair stylistNora Tietz
Makeup artist / hair stylistStella Gottwald
ComposerVeronika Neuber
ProducerTrini Götze
ProducerPhilipp Trauer
Freelance producerVeronika Neuber
Production designerSusanna Haneder
Assistant production designerDefne Toy
Assistant production designerAriane König
Line producerAnna Katharina Brehm
Location coordinatorJannis Theurer
ScreenwriterChiara Grabmayr
Production sound mixerTobias Grabmeier
Sound designerAlexander Würtz
Particle animatorKajetan Schäfer
Particle animatorDominik Müller [2]
ColoristThomas Hanser
Child supervisorMoritz Grabmayr


Cameras and UtilitiesGreenCast - Noweck und Trauer GbR
Extras/Bit PlayerFAIR-Casting
Lighting and UtilitiesKameraverleih Licht & Ton KLT GmbH (formerly LTGV)Licht & Bühne
Film Processing/TransfersARRI Media GmbH
Image (VFX)Magnet FX GmbH & Co. KG


Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Chiara Grabmayr2016PIAF Award [cz]StorytellingWinner
Chiara Grabmayr2016New York Festivals [us]Student - Best AdvertisingWinner
Chiara Grabmayr2016SpotlightStudent JuryWinner
Chiara Grabmayr2016SpotlightStudent AudienceWinner
Chiara Grabmayr2016Filmfest München - Sophie-Opel-Preis3. PlatzWinner
Chiara Grabmayr2016First Steps AwardWerbefilmeWinner
Chiara Grabmayr2016Film School Fest MunichHFF Special 1Nominated
Chiara Grabmayr2017Short TigerWinner
Chiara Grabmayr2017CIVIS MedienpreisEuropäischer CIVIS Online Medienpreis - WebvideosNominated