Meer bei Nacht | © Kim Fabienne Hertinger
© Kim Fabienne Hertinger

Sea at Night

    All titles (2)
    Short Film | 2017 | Drama, Family | Germany

    Project data

    Length of movie26 Min
    Aspect ratioCinemascope (1 : 2,39)

    Brief synopsis

    Der ehemals gefeierte Theaterstar Franz Rakowsko hofft in der Premiere seines neuen Stückes die Rückkehr auf die großen Bühnen des Landes zu meistern. Der Abend der Erstaufführung verläuft für ihn jedoch anders als erwartet.

    Cast

    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Laura Bettinger
    Justine Lorenz [L]
    Peter KotthausFranz Rakowsko [L]
    David SteffenSergio/Stefano Rodriguez [L]
    Jasmina MichelKrankenschwester [SR]
    Monika SchieferElsa Steiner [SR]
    Benedict FriederichTheatermitarbeiter

    Crew

    ActivityNameComment
    Vfx supervisorJan Ruppert
    Director of photographyJens Schaffner
    DirectorKim Fabienne Hertinger
    1st AD (local system)Martina Chamrad
    EditorCarmen Schaffner
    GafferThomas Brinck
    Best boySebastian Schwab
    Lighting technician / electricianJohanna Ort
    Lighting technician / electricianFabian Heinz
    Lighting technician / electricianLukas Kellner
    Lighting technician / electricianMarco Riedl
    Lighting technician / electricianRafael Winkler
    Makeup artist / hair stylistLaura Blümel
    ComposerJonas Göbel
    Set decoratorRouven Köhnen
    ScreenwriterKim Fabienne Hertinger
    Sound designerLukas Kordwig

    Production companies

    CompanyComment
    Kim Fabienne Hertinger Produktion [de]

    Awards

    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    Kim Fabienne Hertinger2017Venice ShortsBest US and International dramatic short filmNominated
    Peter Kotthaus2018Woodengate Film Festival [ro]Best ActorNominated
    Peter Kotthaus2018Bucharest Film Awards [ro]Best ActorNominated
    Peter Kotthaus2018Starlight Film Awards [in]Best ActorWinner
    Peter Kotthaus2018Filmstrip Int'l Film Festival [ro]Best ActorWinner
    Carmen Schaffner2018Woodengate Film Festival [ro]Best EditingNominated
    Carmen Schaffner2018Ouchy Film Awards [ch]Best EditingNominated
    Carmen Schaffner2018Filmstrip Int'l Film Festival [ro]Special Mention: Best EditingNominated
    Laura Bettinger
    2018Bucharest Film Awards [ro]Best ActressWinner
    Kim Fabienne Hertinger2018Int. Filmfest Emden-Norderney [de]Engelke KurzfilmpreisNominated

    Festivals

    YearCountryFestivalComment
    2020USAVenice Shorts
    2020Germany2nd Free Independent Film Weekend
    2020GermanySchweinfurter Kurzfilmtage
    2020Germany46. Internationales Filmwochenende Würzburg
    2020GermanyOh Yeah It’s A Shorty
    2020United KingdomEurope Film Festival
    2020SwitzerlandSwitzerland International Film Festival
    2020CanadaPhoenix Monthly Short Film Festival
    2020NigeriaRealtime International Film Festival
    2019USAISA Annual Awards 2018/19