Short Film | 2012-2013 | Black Comedy, Whodunit | Great Britain

Shooting data

Number of shooting days6

Brief synopsis

The film ist set on the border of Germany and Austria. It follows the events of one day when two German border policemen discover a body in the woods, but they're going to be late getting home when the big football game is on!


ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Wolfgang FischerFranz [L]
Leo Reisinger
Karl [L]
Till ButterbachJosef [SR]
Ulla GeigerFrau Bauermeister [SR]
Seppi SchollerSchorschi [SR]


director of photographyJustin Litton
1st assistant cameraCristina Cretu
2nd assistant cameraAidan Brooks
still photographerOliver Roberts
directorPeter Baumann
1st assistant directorChristian Herzer
2nd2nd resp. 3rd ADTill Butterbach
editorJames Gover
key/dolly gripJohn Crabtree
makeup artist / hair stylistBrenda Huld
producerNishad Chaughule
co-producerSimon Bolton Gabrielson
assistant production managerFlorian Dassler
location managerAnna Klöble
set manager/ floor managerAnna Klöble
production driverDennis Forster
production sound mixerBjörn Mehrholz

Production companies

Northern Film School Leeds [uk]

Distributing companies

aug&ohr medienFilm Festival Agency


Vehicles and aircraftsFilmcops e.K.Polizeifahrzeuge, Uniformen, Requisiten


Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Peter Baumann2013Int. Student Film and Video Festival Beijing [cn]Outstanding International Student Film AwardWinner
Peter Baumann2014Short Shorts Film Festival [jp]International CompetitionNominated
Peter Baumann2014Royal Television AwardRegieWinner
Peter Baumann2014Watersprite [uk]Best ScreenplayWinner
Peter Baumann2014Shanghai International Film Festival [cn]Best DirectorWinner
Peter Baumann2014Int. Filmfest Oldenburg [de]Official SelectionNominated
Peter Baumann2014Macon Film Festival [us]Best Student FilmWinner
Peter Baumann2014Abertoir Horror Festival [uk]Official SelectionNominated
Peter Baumann2014Student Academy Award Bronze [us]Foreign FilmWinner
Peter Baumann2015Myrtle Beach Film Festival [us]Official SelectionNominated