Short Feature Film | 2018 | Germany
The project "Die Beerdigungstänzerin / The Funeral Dancer" has been ediorially approved, but continues to be regularly reviewed, updated and supported through to release by our editors. Please inform us of missing, false or outdated data.

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Shooting data

Number of shooting days2

Project data

Length of movie10min
Picture formatTV 16:9 (1 : 1,78)
Sound formatStereo

Brief synopsis

“The Funeral Dancer” tells the story of “Jazz”, who works as a funeral entertainer which has become one of the best paid jobs in a world, where funerals are a status symbol and at the same time an obligation to entertain relatives, friends and work colleagues alike. Expectations are high, morals are low. While Jazz tries to entertain the mourners, she is forced to face severe problems of her own.


ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
 Michael IhnowFather [L]
 Henry MoralesBrother [L]
Annette PauschMother [L]
 Mara ScherzingerFuneral Dancer [L]
 Marian BöingStranger [SR]
 Gernot EdelmannFuneral Party Guest [SR]
Inken GroßeFuneral Party Guest [SR]
Frences KulusFuneral Agency Owner [SR]
Jennifer Kristin LindnerFuneral Party Guest [SR]
 Natalie MacMahonDaughter [SR]


Director's DepartmentdirectorNatalie MacMahon
Makeup Departmentassistant makeup artistMara Scherzinger
Further CrewchoreographerMara Scherzinger

Production companies

MacMahon Films [de]