Indie Feature Film | 2015-2018 | Germany

Main data

Shooting data

Number of shooting days29
LocationsBerlin & Brandenburg

Project data

Budget200.000.00
Film financing
Length of movie80 Min.
Picture formatCinemascope (1 : 2,39)
Sound formatStereo

Brief synopsis

The story tells of a young refugee from Chechnya who comes to Germany and is thrown into prison in Berlin. He falls in love with a girl who translates for him, and enlists her help for him to flee. He then joins a terrorist group in Berlin that gives him the order to attack the Russian embassy while the rest of the gang goes after the U.S. embassy. Authentic war documentation is embedded in the film as the Chechen protagonist`s flashbacks. This is real coverage of war, shot by a Chechen rebel 1996 – 2000 in Chechnya. Real and fictional levels of the story blend together as a whole.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
 Jan Amazigh SidSakri Sultanov [L]
Lidia KrebsMarina [L]
Oleg Masaevn.n. [SR]
 Bernhard Schützn.n. [SR]

Crew

DepartmentActivityNameComment
Camera Departmentdirector of photography Sven Jakob-Engelmann
Director's DepartmentdirectorIrina Arms
Editingeditor Laia PratEditor
Editingeditor Marta MalowanczykAmongst Wolves (WT)
LightinggafferAngelika Padberg
Lightinggaffer Mirko FrickeRED Scarlet / 2014
ProducerproducerIrina Arms
ProducerproducerJochen Arms
Production Designproduction designer Daniela Herzberg
ScreenplayscreenwriterIrina Arms

Production companies

CompanyComment
 Arms Filmproduktion GmbH

Facilities

Department CompanyComment
ProductionProduction ServicesGebrüder WitzkewitzCatering
Production Design, Costumes, Makeup and HairVehicles and aircrafts Blaulicht Media GmbH & Co. KG - Polizeiagentur.deJustizfahrzeug