KEY MOMENT COVER
Spec Commercial | 2019 | Drama, Music | Germany

Shooting data

Number of shooting days7
LocationsLudwigsburg, Stuttgart, Esslingen, Normandie, Bretagne
Filming regionsFrance, Germany - Baden-Württemberg

Project data

Budget****
Length of movie120 Sec
Aspect ratioCinemascope (1 : 2,39)
Distribution formatDigital Betacam
Sound formatDolby SRD / Dolby digital (5.1, 6 channels)

Brief synopsis

Key moment tells the story of twelve year old piano student jacob and his teacher Reuben. Jacob is facing an important performance and needs manage his stage fright. While his usual way of hiding his insecurity is to play fast and loud, Reuben shows him that he can be powerful in other ways. He teaches him to let his feelings take control of his playing and he learns that even the most gentle playing can be powerful.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
John FaulknerReuben [L]
Ben LepetitBen [L]
Cornelia FaßMutter von Ben [GS]
Rainer KöhlerVater von Ben [GS]
Leon KampsBen's Bruder [SR]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Vfx supervisorMartin Egger
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Concept artist (vfx)Johannes Riegraf
ColoristManuel Portschy
Director of photographyPhilip Henze
Additional photographyKyrill Ahlvers
1st assistant cameraNicolai Schatton
Auslandsdreh
Auslandsdreh
1st assistant cameraFabian Decker
1st assistant cameraMakito Kumazawa
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
2nd assistant cameraJan Durst
Sony Venice
Sony Venice
Extras/bit player castingVera Paulmann
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Extras/bit player castingHannah Buhr
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Costume designerLea Sakamoto
Costume designerLea Winkler
WardrobeKathrin Uhlirsch
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
DirectorAlexander Kühn [1]
1st AD (local system)Jonathan Benedict Behr
2nd AD crowd (local system)Daniel Tenné
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Script continuityEllen Baramidze
Extras coordinatorChris Gruber
Extras coordinatorChristian Gruber
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Extras coordinatorAlexandra Herger
Extras coordinatorTobias Lischka
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
EditorRaquel Caro Nunez
Key gripAlexandros Patikidis
GafferMarkus Ott
GafferJan Robin Weiland
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Lighting technician / electricianStefan Nacke
Lighting technician / electricianTobias Anderle
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Lighting technician / electricianHendrik Ströhle
Lighting technician / electricianJean-Pierre Weingart
Lighting technician / electricianKevin Brari
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Lighting technician / electricianRobert Peichl
Lighting technician / electricianElisabeth Jelena Zickner
Lighting technician / electricianVerena Mühling
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Makeup artist / hair stylistHeike Walter-Thomae
ComposerBen Lepetit
ProducerMarco Henn
3 Monate
3 Monate
Production designerNils Schimitzek
Assistant production designerLouisa Handt
Location scoutChris Gruber
Location scoutMarco Henn
Location scoutAlexander Kühn [1]
Set builder assistantBenjamin Wieland
Set builder assistantChristian Gruber
Set builder assistantChris Gruber
Set builder assistantNadia Zimmermann
Assistant production managerAlexander Tuntukas
2nd assistant production managerTobias Lischka
Location manager (local system)Tin Olujic
Set manager/ floor managerGabriel Saadi Becker
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Set runnerAlexandra Herger
Set runnerHannah Buhr
Nachdreh
Nachdreh
Set runnerTobias Dolphin
Production driverJunus Baker
Production driverAlexander Tuntukas
Production sound mixerJohannes Schelle
Surround sound recordistLennart Scheuren
Sound recordist (non fiction)Marco Dahl
Sound recordist (non fiction)Julian Berg
Sound re-recording mixerRobin Harff
Sound designerRobin Harff
Caterer (assistance on set)Marco Hülser
Caterer (assistance on set)Alicia Stabel
Caterer (assistance on set)Rebecca Stabel
Pr photographerGabriel Saadi Becker
Pr photographerBo-Christian Riedel-Petzold

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
Production ServicesMSB-Filmservice
Production ServicesROGER & OVER Sprechfunkgeräte GmbH

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Marco Henn2019Mobius Award [us]Best Student FilmWinner
Marco Henn2020Andy Awards [us]Best Student CommercialWinner
Marco Henn2020Spotlight Festival [de]Publikumspreis - SilberWinner
Marco Henn2020New York Festivals [us]Best Student Film - SilverWinner
Marco Henn2020Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards [de]Best Student Film GoldWinner
Marco Henn2020Deutscher Wirtschaftsfilmpreis [de]2. Platz NachwuchsfilmWinner
Alexander Kühn [1]2020Deutscher Wirtschaftsfilmpreis [de]2. Platz NachwuchsfilmWinner
Alexander Kühn [1]2020Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards [de]Best Student Film GoldWinner