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©Louis Bennies
Short Film | 2020-2021 | Drama, Love | Germany
The project "Signale" has been editorially 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 Please inform us of missing, false or outdated data.

Main data

Shooting data

LocationsBarmstedt, Hamburg, Hasloh, Quickborn

Project data

Length of movie23
Aspect ratioCinemascope (1 : 2,39)
Distribution formatBlackmagic RAW (BRAW) 4K
Sound formatStereo

Brief synopsis

An Asperger's autistic boy from Quickborn falls in love with his classmate, but must first learn to be more self-confident in order to be noticed by his peers.


ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
Franziska Julie HoffrichterJulia [L]
Björn MöllerLukas [L]
Toni BajgoraAdnan [SR]
Erkan CakirJulias Vater [SR]
Lina LudwigClassmate [SR]
Tyler MatteoJonas [SR]
Ali RasoulzadeganLukas Vater [SR]
Niklas ReckmannBen [SR]
Editha UrichLukas Mutter [SR]


ColoristLouis Bennies
Director of photographyAlexander Bohlen
Director of photographyLouis Bennies
Additional photographyRavina Kumar
Additional photographyToni Bajgora
Drone camera operatorSimon Vogel [1]
DirectorLouis Bennies
1st AD (local system)Niklas Reckmann
EditorLouis Bennies
Assistant editorToni Bajgora
Assistant editorNiklas Reckmann
Trailer editorSimon Vogel [1]
Lighting assistantAaron Omidi Sabet
Lighting assistantLinus Bach
Lighting assistantBenjamin Schewe
Lighting assistantSimon Vogel [1]
Lighting assistantLana Soreni
Makeup artist / hair stylistAngelia Plitt
Makeup artist / hair stylistJamira Hermann
Makeup artist / hair stylistVikki Touzel
ComposerRonald Kah
MusicianHanjo Gäbler
ProducerToni Bajgora
ProducerLouis Bennies
ProducerSören Reinecke
Set decoratorLouis Bennies
Set runnerJulius Himstedt
Set runnerLina Ludwig
Set runnerLinus Bach
ScreenwriterToni Bajgora
ScreenwriterSören Reinecke
Based on a screenplay draft byLouis Bennies
Production sound mixerMatti Kurowski
Sound designerJooris Nitt/ foley artist
Sound designerMoritz Liddell
Sound editorLouis Bennies
Caterer (assistance on set)Sören Reinecke

Production companies

Bennies Films [de]


2021USANew York Tri-State International Film FestivalOfficial Selection
2021GermanyNew Wave Short Film Festival MunichOfficial Selection - Finalist
2021NetherlandsPure Magic International Film FestivalWinner "Most Unique Short"
2021TurkeyBest Istanbul Film FestivalWinner "Best Short Drama Film"