Poster "Fremdkörperkredit" | © Sandra Bitz

The Body Client

  • Fremdkörperkredit (German title)
Short Film | 2017-2018 | Science Fiction | Germany

Shooting data

Number of shooting days5
LocationsFrankfurt, Offenbach, Rheingau

Project data

Length of movie20:06
Picture formatCinemascope (1 : 2,39)
Sound formatStereo

Brief synopsis

Ein junger Mann wird gejagt, weil er sein Studiendarlehen nicht zurückzahlen kann. Vom Bundesamt für Bürgerfinanzierung erhält er eine letzte Chance, wie er dem Arbeitslager entkommen kann: den Fremdkörperkredit.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
Jonas HackmannNorman [L]
Luis Étienne PanoHerr Geske [L]
Luis Étienne PanoHerr Knoll [L]
Paula HansFrau Geske [SR]
Jim PhetterplaceHerr Lorenz [SR]
Paul SeegerAlter Beamter [SR]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
director of photographyLeo Dorian Stiebeling
1st assistant cameraPatrick Heidekorn
2nd assistant cameraLucas Börnsen
costume designerAlexandra von Jutzenka
directorAlexander Frank
1st assistant directorJulia Maria Müller
editorLeo Dorian Stiebeling
makeup artist / hair stylistMelike Cinko
makeup artist / hair stylistSelin Sakalikaba
composerStefan Paul Goetsch
production designerAlexander Frank
screenwriterAlexander Frank
production sound mixerMahmoud Rafati
boom operatorDaniel Shnitzer
sound designerAlexander Kellner
vfx supervisorPaul V Mayer
Title DesignerPaul V Mayer
coloristLeo Dorian Stiebeling
choreographerGustavo Gomez

Production companies

CompanyComment
Frank & Stiebeling Produktion [de]aka Sandflocke

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Alexander Frank2018Randfilmfest [de]Best FilmWinner
Alexander Frank2018Berlin Sci-Fi Filmfest [de]Outstanding German Contribution (2. Preis)Nominated
Stefan Paul Goetsch2019Other Worlds AustinBest Short ScoreWinner

Festivals

YearCountryFestivalComment
2018GermanyBerlin Sci-Fi FilmfestOutstanding German Contribution - Runner Up
2018GermanyRandfilmfestBest Film - Winner
2018USAOther Worlds Austin