Trailers/Videos

Brief synopsis

Endlich Ferien! Otto und sein bester Freund, der sprechende Elefant Benjamin, freuen sich auf ihre gemeinsame Zeit im Neustädter Zoo. Doch schnell kehrt Unruhe ein, in Gestalt der ehrgeizigen Zora Zack, die den Zoo modernisieren soll, doch in Wahrheit einen perfiden Plan verfolgt.
Quelle: FFA

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Manuel Santos GelkeOtto [L]
Heike MakatschZora Zack [L]
Dieter HallervordenWalter Weiß [L]
Uwe OchsenknechtBürgermeister [L]
Friedrich von ThunHerr Tierlieb [L]
Tim Oliver SchultzWärther Karl [SR]
Johannes SuhmFranz [SR]
Max von ThunHans [SR]
Nora BoecklerMias Mutter [SR]
Liane ForestieriKarla Kolumna [SR]
Sebastian Fritz
Hafenmeister [SR]
Piet FuchsHafenarbeiter [SR]
Petra NadolnyKassiererin Frau Meier [SR]
Jasin ChallahAlbert [BP]
Lilli OgajKleines Mädchen [BP]

Crew

ActivityNameComment
Production accountantPit Bug
Director of photographyFabian Rösler
Camera operatorClemens Krüger34 DT
1st assistant cameraTord ErhardAlexa SXT / B-Cam
1st assistant cameraFelix JostZusatz & Vertretung, Alexa
1st assistant cameraMaximilian G. EnglCam A / Alexa SXT
1st assistant cameraMario LoiblTestshooting / Alexa SXT OG
2nd assistant cameraTim Ruppel
DIT digital imaging technicianAndre PaulssenLive Onset Grading
Video playback operatorJonas KargTest & Prep
Still photographerTom Trambow1DT Vertretung NRW
Still photographerBernd SpaukeNRW 2 DT
Still photographerWolfgang Ennenbach+ Fotovorproduktionen
Casting directorFranziska Aigner
Costume designerMo Vorwerck
Assistant costume designerLina Lerch
WardrobeJulia Weyer
WardrobeRachel Vogelheim
DirectressMoni Wallbergdiv.Anfertigungen
DirectorTim Trachte
1st AD (local system)Henrike Wöbking
2nd AD crowd (local system)Jana Schütt
Script supervisorBarbara Krieger
EditorAna de Mier y Ortuno
Assistant editorRene BernbeckVFX Editor
GafferStepan Novotny
Best boyMartin Wysmyk
ElectricianBenjamin Taye
ElectricianMicky Koch
Additional electricianTobias Menzel
Additional electricianFelix Buchholz
Additional electricianManuel Dietsche
Makeup artist / hair stylistNadine Scherernur Vordreh
Makeup artist / hair stylistKatrin Schneider
Makeup artist / hair stylistDiana Koeberlin
Additional make up artistLisa Meier
ProducerChristian Becker
ProducerMartin Richter
Production designerFrank Bollinger
Production designerEllen Latzseptember 16 bis 30.1.2017
Art directorFiona Gornik
Set decoratorEllen Somnitz
Prop masterSarah Samperi
Standby propsMaria Rios Navarro2nd Unit
Standby propsDiana Strehlau
Set dresserSvenja Scholz+ Set Dec Assistent
Set dresserJoe Jörg Schreiter
Set dresserJörg Baier [1]
Set dresserEmily Hung
Assistant to propmaster /- buyerKatrin 'Käthe' Skora(Vorbereitung)
Assistant to propmaster /- buyerTine StahlDreh
Location scoutMarkus ZimmerNRW
Location scoutSören von der HeydeDatenbankrecherche
Set builderStephen DavenportSet Dresser
Stand by set builderAndreas J Klein5 DT Vertretung
Stand by set builderJörg Baier [1]
Draughtsman/set designerFiona Gornik+Modellbau +2.Szenenbildassi
Draughtsman/set designerKasia KornackaZusatz
Scenic painterAchim ReimannHead Painter
SculptorJan Ptassek
Graphic artistDorit Janssen
Line producerOliver Nommsen
Unit production managerSteffen Müller [1]
Post production supervisorThomas Lüdemann
Production coordinatorHelga KlesKöln
Unit managerFranz Runge
Set manager/ floor managerJenny Jaros
Assistant set/floor managerJenny Jaros
Production driverDetlev Nocke
Production driverErik Merten
ScreenwriterBettina Börgerding
Literary sourceElfie Donnelly
Production sound mixerSylvain Remy
Boom operatorOliver SkrotzkiTon: Sylvain Remy
Boom operatorSascha Witt [1]Vertretung
Special effects supervisorNiklas Voigt
Assistant stunt coordinatorNikolai Mohr
Stuntman/womanNikolai Mohr
Stuntman/womanHendrik Mohr
Stunt riggerJürgen Klein
Vfx producerCaro Giessler
Vfx supervisorUrs FranzenWestside
Vfx consultantChristine StrobelVFX Recruiter
Assistant vfx supervisorOliver Baune, VFX: Curtis Edwards
VFX production coordinatorReka Kaloczy
3d animation directorArtur Kubiczek
Actor coach (children)Hanne WolharnVorbereitung Rolle Otto
Child supervisorEllen TreuerMedienpädagogische Fachkraft

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Studiocanal GmbH (formerly Kinowelt GmbH) [de]

Facilities

DepartmentCompanyComment
Animals for FilmFilmtierhof Elsässer - Katja ElsässerPinguine
Extras/Bit PlayerAgentur Eick, Eick & Weber GbRTR, Extras, Specials
StuntsMichael Mohr Stuntteam
Finance/Law/InsuranceDFG - Deutsche FilmversicherungsGemeinschaftFilmversicherung
Production ServicesFilmobilBierzeltganituren
CostumesTheaterkunst GmbH KostümausstattungKB: Mo Vorwerck
CostumesWas ihr wolltKB: Mo Vorwerck
DecorationGRAFIKWERKMOVIEPHONE
Special EffectsCFX Spezialeffekte GmbH
Vehicles and aircraftsMannis-GarageSpielfahrzeuge inkl. Setbetreuung
Video/Computer PlaybackMonitoranimation
Film Processing/Transferswefadetogrey GmbH
Image (Animation)Fish Blowing Bubbles
Image (VFX)Fish Blowing BubblesVFX und Animation

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Westside Filmproduktion GmbH [de]2020Jupiter Award [de]Bester FilmNominated
Heike Makatsch2020Jupiter Award [de]Beste Darstellerin NationalNominated

Cinema

TypeCountryDateComment
Theatre releaseTurkeyFriday, 13/09/2019
Theatre releaseGermanyThursday, 01/08/2019