Feature Film | 2006

Main data

DirectorBerengar Pfahl
Written byWei Hui (literary source)
ProductionBerengar Pfahl Film GmbH [de]

Shooting data

Start of shooting20.09.2006
End of shooting25.10.2006
Number of shooting days30
LocationsShanghai, Sanya, Berlin

Project data

Budget7,5 Mio US$
Length of movie100
Picture formatWidescreen USA (1 : 1,85)
Picture material negativeHD
Picture material positiveHD
Sound formatDolby SRD / Dolby digital (5.1, 6 Kanšle)

    Brief synopsis

    Coco leads an intense life in the lively subculture of the boomtown Shanghai. It revolves around endless nights spent in the Shanghai club and art scene, sex, literature and the writing of her first novel.
    Her life takes an unexpectedly complicated turn when she suddenly feels attracted to two very opposite men.
    One is the young Chinese artist Tiantian, a melancholic and sensitive painter with a complicated family history. He leads the live of a true bohemian, sustained by the money his mother sends from abroad.
    In their quest for art and beauty they are soulmates. Coco develops feelings of exceptional tenderness for him. He seems to be her ideal love.
    Marc from Berlin is completely different: masculin, physically very attractive, he is an internationally active business consultant who begins a passionate affair with Coco.
    Coco is torn between her love for Tiantian and Mark‘s physical attractiveness – even when she learns that he is already married, has a child and will possibly ret


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Luke GossMark [L]
    Bai LingCoco [L]
    Gregory C. Y. WongTiantian [L]
    Pei Pei ChengConny, Tiantian's Mother [SR]
    Katja RiemannEva [SR]


    Camera Departmentdirector of photographyErich Maria Krenek
    Camera Departmentcamera operator Jörg Jahn
    Camera Department1st assistant camera Jörg Jahn
    Costume Departmentcostume designer Frank Bohn
    Director's DepartmentdirectorBerengar Pfahl
    Director's Department1st assistant directorFrank Maßholder
    Director's Department2nd2nd resp. 3rd AD Axel Ricke
    Editingeditor Holger Hessinger
    Editingassistant editorDaniel Ludwig
    Gripkey/dolly grip Markus Nuss

    Production companies

    Berengar Pfahl Film GmbH [de]


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