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The Accidental Rebel

  • Der Rebel (Working title)
All titles (3)
Feature Film | 2018-2019 | Drama | Germany

Shooting data

Start of shooting14/03/2018
End of shooting27/04/2018
Number of shooting days30
LocationsHamburg, Sachsen-Anhalt, Thüringen
Filming regionsEast Germany, North Germany, Turkey

Press images

Trailers/Videos

Brief synopsis

Karim, a student from Syria, lives peacefully in Hamburg with Lilly, his pregnant girlfriend. One day, he hears that his brother is imprisoned in the infamous jail in Aleppo. He leaves for Syria to fnd his brother.

(Busan Film Festival)

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Mehdi MeskarKarim [L]
Emily CoxLilly [L]
Jonas Nay
Max [L]
Husam Chadatn.a. [SR]
Amira Ghazallan.a. [SR]
Marwan MoussaAhmad [SR]
Mohamed Achour
Hassan Dawud [SR]
Astrid Rashedsyrische Mutter [SR]
Sascha WeingartenJonas Merseburg [SR]
Youssef MaghrebiYussuf [SR]
Neil Malik AbdullahZahnarzt Ali [SR]
Stefan AltindagogluMahmud Al Jusni [SR]
Helena Pieskekleines Mädchen [SR]
Aziz DyabOmar Habib [BP]
Thomas NiehausOlaf [BP]
Prashant ChauhanKarim's freund
Erhan SavasFSA Offizier

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Production accountantAntje Paul
Vfx producerRufin Wiesemann
Cine Chromatix
Cine Chromatix
3d artistNoah Hähnel
Baby Dummy Enhancements and Additional VFX
Baby Dummy Enhancements and Additional VFX
ColoristLuisa Hermanns
Cine Chromatix
Cine Chromatix
Director of photographySören Schulz
2nd unit dopConrad Lobst
Antalya
Antalya
Camera operatorConrad Lobst
A-Cam
A-Cam
Steadicam operatorThorsten Alt
1 DT
1 DT
1st assistant cameraChristopher Link
B-Kamera 1 DT
B-Kamera 1 DT
1st assistant cameraThomas Tröger
A-Kamera ab 16.04.18
A-Kamera ab 16.04.18
1st assistant cameraTobias Sebastian Kownatzki
A-Kamera
A-Kamera
2nd assistant cameraLisa Wunderlich
2nd Unit
2nd Unit
2nd assistant cameraCornelius Blumentritt
Data wrangler / digital loaderArseny Preobrazhensky
Video assist/playback operatorNoah Hähnel
Still photographerKathleen Zellmann
Casting directorDeborah Congia
Costume designerKatrin Aschendorf
Assistant costume designerYvonne Lehmann
WardrobeLara Zirfaß
WardrobeOlga Delgado-Lopez
DirectorRanda Chahoud
1st AD (local system)Jan Filkorn
1st A.D.
1st A.D.
2nd AD crowd (local system)Hagen Rohling
Script continuitySarah Schneidermann
Drehbuch engl./arabisch
Drehbuch engl./arabisch
EditorAdrienne Hudson
Key gripMario Matic
GripChristopher Saß
Crane operatorMathias Graf-Riemann
addtl. crew / gf16 crane
addtl. crew / gf16 crane
GafferDaniel Kuhn
Additional electricianOliver Joest
Möckern
Möckern
Makeup artist / hair stylistTanja Holznagel
Key makeup artist/hair stylistChristina Birnbaum
ComposerEike Groenewold
ComposerMartin Rott
ProducerClementina Hegewisch
ProducerJohannes Jancke
Postproduction producerSimon Sturzenegger
für Cine Chromatix
für Cine Chromatix
Production designerJuliane Friedrich
Set decoratorSabine Kasch
Prop masterVerena Schröder
ab 11.04.
ab 11.04.
Prop masterMaik Gießler
Standby propsDaniel Nowak
Set dresserFranziska Sauer
Assistant to propmaster /- buyerVerena Schröder
Location scoutRobert Seemann
Hamburg
Hamburg
Location scoutStefan Noebel-Heise
Lausitz
Lausitz
Location scoutMartin Pelzl
Set builderDietrich Kirst
Graphic artistSabine Zimmermann-Niebuhr
Property driverHolger Sobieski
SET DEC + DRESSEN MDM
SET DEC + DRESSEN MDM
Property driverNima Nadaf
Requisitenfa. HH/Altengrabow/Kamsdorf
Requisitenfa. HH/Altengrabow/Kamsdorf
Production managerStefanie Nowak
Production coordinatorAstrid Schütz
Assistant production managerLilly Hartmann
Unit managerRicarda Kniesz
Location manager (local system)Les Tar
Mitteldeutschland
Mitteldeutschland
Location manager (local system)Mihael 'Miki' Matijasevic
Hamburg und Umgebung + Mitteldeutschland
Hamburg und Umgebung + Mitteldeutschland
Set manager/ floor managerSue Petzold
Assistant set/floor managerJan Onken
ab 26.03.
ab 26.03.
Assistant set/floor managerFabian Berg
13.03.2018 - 26.03.2018
13.03.2018 - 26.03.2018
Set runnerJaron Kühmstedt
Set runnerNele Wesselow
Production driverHarun Nouri
Production driverErik Morck
Production driverLes Tar
ScreenwriterRanda Chahoud
Production sound mixerClaudia Mattai del Moro
Boom operatorSebastian Löffler
2nd Boom für 1DT
2nd Boom für 1DT
Boom operatorMartin Gerigk
Sound designerCharlotte Lewis
Sound designerTina Laschke
Supervising dialog & ADR editorJürgen Schulz [1]
Special effects supervisorBjörn Friese
für bffx
für bffx
Special effects technicianMoritz Kosanke
Special effects technicianFlorian Lang
Special effects technicianDavid Nellen
ArmorersJens Dunkel
Puppets makerUlrich Ritter
Vermietung von Babydummys
Vermietung von Babydummys
Stunt coordinatorGerfried Reinitzhuber
Stunt coordinatorThomas Bloem
Stunt Unit
Stunt Unit
Stuntman/womanSteffen Jung
Stunt Player
Stunt Player
Stuntman/womanCiya Taycimen
Soldat
Soldat

Production companies

CompanyComment
Lightburst Pictures [de]
Neue Impuls Film GmbH [de]

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Farbfilm Verleih GmbH [de]

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
Finance/Law/InsurancePauls Büro
Komparsenabrechnung
Komparsenabrechnung
Production ServicesArt Taste Filmcatering e.K
Vollcatering
Vollcatering
CostumesCouleur & Co. / Constanze Schuster
CostumesFakner Film Service
Beratung,Kostüm,Ausstattung,Set
Beratung,Kostüm,Ausstattung,Set
CostumesPATIN-A SHOP GmbH
Kostümequipment
Kostümequipment
CostumesTheaterkunst GmbH Kostümausstattung
KB: K. Aschendorf
KB: K. Aschendorf
DecorationK&S-Bau
Baubühne
Baubühne
Propsaugenfischer MEDIENDESIGN | Sabine Zimmermann-Niebuhr
Grafische Arbeiten
Grafische Arbeiten
PropsFilm Ambulanz Hamburg
Medizin. Austattung
Medizin. Austattung
PropsFTA Film- und Theater-Ausstattung GmbH
Alle Bereiche HH
Alle Bereiche HH
PropsPropscom – Requisiten Fundus
Special Effectsbffx | Björn Friese Spezialeffekte & Pyrotechnik
SFX, Waffen
SFX, Waffen
Vehicles and aircraftssani for set
Med.Fachpersonal
Med.Fachpersonal
Film Processing/TransfersCine Chromatix KG
Image & sound post
Image & sound post

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Randa Chahoud2020Max Ophüls Preis [de]Preis der Jugendjury - SpielfilmWinner
Randa Chahoud2020Catalina Film Festival [us]Best Direction (International Film)Winner
Randa Chahoud2020Catalina Film Festival [us]Award of Excellence (International Film)Winner
Mehdi Meskar2020Max Ophüls Prize [de]Best Young ActorWinner

Festivals

YearCountryFestivalComment
2020GermanyMax Ophüls FestivalWettbewerb Spielfilm
2020USACatalina Film Festival
2020GermanyKirchliches Filmfestival Recklinghausen
2019South KoreaBusan International Film FestivalFlash Forward

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 13/08/2020
PremiereMonday, 07/10/2019Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) [kr]