Vali at the Danube | © Filmallee, Photo by Christian Stangassinger

Apele Tac

  • Stille Wasser (German title)
  • Silent River (Working title)
Short Feature Film | 2010-2011 | Drama, Thriller | Germany, Romania

Main data

Project data

Film financing
Picture formatCinemascope (1 : 2,39)
Picture material negativeSuper 16

Brief synopsis

Rumänien, 1986: Gregor und Vali wollen abhauen. Beide sind aufeinander angewiesen, beide misstrauen sich. Gregor muss feststellen, dass seine Befürchtungen zutreffen. Am Ende bleibt die Hoffnung.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
Patricia MogaAna [L]
Cuzin TomaGregor [L]
Andi VasluianuVali [L]
Bogdan ComanescuRomanian Soldier 1 [SR]
Petre CotrauRomanian Soldier 3 [SR]
Ioan Dorel EckertRomanian Soldier 2 [SR]
Catalin OnigaBoarder Patrol Soldier [SR]
Doru OnigaBoarder Patrol Officer [SR]
Denijen PauljevicYugoslavia Soldier Sinisa [SR]
Marius UrsuCheckpoint Soldier [SR]

Crew

DepartmentActivityNameComment
Accounting Dept.accountant Markus YagapenGagenabrechnung
Accounting Dept.accountantCristina Serafilm
Camera Departmentdirector of photography Christian StangassingerS16mm 1:2,39
Camera Departmentsteadicam operator Thomas SchillerSuper 16
Camera Department1st assistant camera Thomas SchillerRumänien-Teil
Camera Department1st assistant cameraPascal JägerS16
Camera Department2nd assistant camera Christian ClarenzArriflex 416
Camera Departmentclapper/loader Franz Kastner
Camera Departmentclapper/loader Christian Clarenz
Camera Departmentvideo playback operator Kay Zywietz

Production companies

CompanyComment
 Filmallee GmbH
Strada Film [ro]

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
 Anca Miruna Lazarescu2011sehsüchte - Int. Studentenfilmfestival PotsdamBester SpielfilmWinner
 Anca Miruna Lazarescu2011First Step Award 2011Spielfilme bis 60 MinutenNominated
 Anca Miruna Lazarescu2011Europäischer FilmpreisBester KurzfilmNominated
Daniel Schmidt2011Studio Hamburg Nachwuchspreis 2011Beste ProduktionNominated
 Christian Stangassinger2012Deutscher Kamerapreis 2012Förderpreis/KameraWinner