Limited series | Episodes 1-4 | 2020 | TVNOW [de], VOX [de] | Black Comedy | Germany
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Shooting data

Start of shooting28/07/2020
End of shooting11/09/2020
LocationsKöln und Umgebung

Project data

Film financing
Length of episode45 Min.
Episodes from/to1-4

Brief synopsis

Damit Hermann den Nobelpreis gewinnen kann, halten seine vier besten Freunde seinen Tod fünf Tage lang geheim. Es wird eine Probe für ihre Freundschaft und eine Konfrontation mit ihrer eigenen Lebensbilanz.
Quelle: Film- und Medienstiftung NRW

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Iris BerbenElla [L]
Heiner LauterbachJoachim [L]
Adele NeuhauserAnnette [L]
Michael WittenbornFriedrich [L]
Walter SittlerHermann [L]
Neshe DemirSimone [LE]
Arzu CoruhIrina [SR]
Paula EssamDR. C. SCHILLING [SR]
Thomas FehlenAlfred [SR]
Caroline HankeAnwältin [SR]
Katja LiebingRosenbachs Tochter [SR]
Corinna NilsonChristine [SR]
Dirk OssigInvestor [SR]
Matthias ZeraIvan [SR]
Mathias Harrebye BrandtDr. Gunnar Wisborg [SRE]
Julia WiedemannAnhalterin [SRE]
Rojan BaraniKoray Nayir [BP]
Rolf HeutmannStephan [BP]
Felix HoefnerTaxifahrer [BP]
Dagmar OperskalskiElisabeth [BP]
Karmela ShakoRegine [BP]
Annette ZeisingAnna [BP]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Production accountantClaudia Mehl
ColoristMartin Becker
Director of photographyJakob Beurle
Director of photographyBrendan Uffelmann
Additional photographyElí Roland Sachs
1st assistant cameraGregor Steinweg
1st assistant cameraBenedikt Rüchel20 DT B-Focus
1st assistant cameraFelix Jost
2nd assistant cameraOliver Baune
Rear projection plates operatorTobias SiebenPlate Operator
Rear projection plates operatorThomas MatysiakProjectmanager
Video assist/playback operatorTobias Sturm
Still photographerFrank Dicks
Casting directorIris Baumüller
Casting assistantKatharina Göttsche
Costume designerDaniele Gossens-Dommel
Costume designerAnne Jendritzko
Assistant costume designerBirte Hendrikje Krieg
WardrobeAnnika Piechocki
WardrobeNadine Engelfried
Additional wardrobeHella Buente
Wardrobe helpNicola Damerow
DirectorFelix Stienz
1st AD (local system)Inga Nerlich
Script supervisorNicole Sahsnowsky
Script supervisorMarkus PetersZwei Tage Vertretungseinsatz.
EditorDavid Wieching
EditorMartin Mayntz
Key/dolly gripBoban Milosevic
Grip assistantPascal Marczona
Rigging gripBoban Milosevic
GafferFabian Zenker
Best boyBenjamin Menne
Best boyStefan Hiegemann
Lighting technician / electricianTill Pallapies
Lighting technician / electricianPaul Pallapies
Additional electricianNora Daniels
Makeup artist / hair stylistIris Müther
Makeup artist / hair stylistMirjam Himmelsberger
Additional make up artistAmi Häfner (Komatsu)
Additional make up artistJaklin Heymann
Additional make up artistDorit Hepp
ComposerAntonio de Luca
ComposerCaroline Kox
ProducerChristina Christ
ProducerAxel Kühn
ProducerTina Hechinger
Production designerCordula Jedamski
Assistant production designerDirk Hollmann
Prop masterDagmar Wiggenhauser
Standby propsAnn Katrin Hölz
Set dresserKatrin Lesjak
Set dresserSarah Samperi
Property assistantQuynh Anh Nguyen
Assistant to propmaster /- buyerSebastian Becker [3]
Property driverGuido Geilenkirchen
Line producerBernd Krause
Production managerAnnette Schilling
Production managerMarta Herrmann
Production coordinatorDiana Filber
Unit managerMartin Hartmann
Location managerDirk Stratmann2 Wochen Zusatz
Location managerUlrich BüchelVorbereitung bis 14.07.
Set manager/ floor managerKai Hülsmann
Production assistantElisa Kaldewei
Assistant set/floor managerNele Eckert-Hetzel
Set runnerNele Eckert-Hetzel
Set runnerJanik Zötzl
Set runnerMelanie Wiegmann
Production driverDavid Friedewald
Production driverDominik Leurs
Production driverDieter Weinreis
ScreenwriterClaudius Pläging
Production sound mixerOlav Gross
Boom operatorOliver SkrotzkiTon: Olav Gross
Boom operatorSascha Witt [1]
Boom operatorRoman Höffgen
Boom operatorMalte Weitkamp
Commissioning editor in chargeFrauke Neeb
Commissioning editor in chargeHauke Bartel
Commissioning editorThomas Disch
Hygiene officerKay Schellack
Project managerBenedikt EisensteckenStunts+SFX: c/o Production Concept

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
GripStefan Visse-Hövels FahraufnahmenCamera Car
Extras/Bit PlayerAgentur Eick, Eick & Weber GbRTagesrolle, Kleindarsteller, Komparsen, Doubles, Specials
StuntsProduction Concept GmbH & Co. KGStunt-Support
Finance/Law/Insuranceadag Payroll Services GmbH
Production ServicesFire and Rescue Service GmbH & Co. KG
Production Servicesplan-b-servicesdiverse Reinigungen
Transportation, Travel and AccomodationFrank H. Scheller (formerly Pickup24 KurierService)
CostumesTheaterkunst GmbH KostümausstattungKB: Anne Jendritzko
CostumesWellenstein zeitgenössische Kostüme GmbHKB: Anne Jendritzko, Daniele Gossens-Dommel
DecorationGRAFIKWERKDigitaldrucke
PropsFriederike Fischer - eff eff grafikdesign
PropsFTA Film- und Theater-Ausstattung GmbHalle Bereiche Köln
Special EffectsProduction Concept GmbH & Co. KGSFX
Vehicles and aircraftsMannis-GarageToy vehicles including set support
Video/Computer PlaybackProduction Concept GmbH & Co. KGKFZ Plates
Subtitles / Audio descriptionNo Limits Media GmbH