Spielzeugland | © Mephisto Film

Toyland / Pays de Jouets / Juguetelandia

  • Spielzeugland (German title)
Short Feature Film | 2007 | Drama, Period | Germany

Scenes

  • SPIELZEUGLAND - R: Jochen Alexander Freydank - 2007 -
  • SPIELZEUGLAND - R: Jochen Alexander Freydank - 2007 -
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Brief synopsis

Deutschland 1942. Eine Notlüge. Und eines Morgens ist Mariannes Sohn verschwunden. Spielzeugland ist ein Film über Schuld, Verantwortung und kleine und grosse Lügen.

Cast

ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
 Cedric EichHeinrich [L]
 Claudia Hübschmann
Frau Silberstein [L]
Julia JägerMarianne Meissner [L]
Torsten MichaelisHerr Silberstein [L]
Tamay Bulut ÖzvatanDavid Silberstein [L]
Klaus-Jürgen SteinmannBlockwart [L]
 David Bunners
SS-Obersturmführer Falke [Co-HR] [SR]
 Matthias PaulGestapo-Mann [SR]
Heike W. ReichenwallerNachbarin [SR]
Jürgen TrottSchutzpolizist [SR]

Crew

DepartmentActivityNameComment
Camera Departmentdirector of photography Christoph NicolaisenAcademy Award 2009
Camera Departmentcamera operatorKim Howland/academy award winner
Camera Department1st assistant cameraPeppa Meisner
Camera Department1st assistant cameraStefan WalkowiakOSCAR 2009! Best Short Action
Camera Department2nd ac second assistant camera Armin Mobasseri
Camera Departmentstill photographerSteffen Schencker
Castingcasting director Karen WendlandOSCAR 2009
Costume Departmentcostume designer Katrin BertholdOSCAR 2009 „Best live action short film“
Costume DepartmentConsultancy Nannette SchwarzOSCAR - Bester Kurzfilm 2009
Costume Departmentassistant costume designer Therese Röderhistorisch / OSCAR 09!

Production companies

CompanyComment
Mephisto Film GmbH [de]

Distributing companies

CompanyComment
Magnetfilm GmbH [de]

Facilities

Department CompanyComment
CameraCameras and Utilities FGV Schmidle GmbH
CameraGrip CinoramaGF-9 Kamerakran
CameraFilm StockFuji Kine Film Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH
In Front of the CameraExtras/Bit Player agentur wantedno budget support
ProductionTransportation, Travel and Accomodation CMS - Car Motion Service GmbHAP: Stephan Eppinger
Production DesignCostumes Sturm Handels GmbHUniformen
SoundEquipment Kortwich Film - Ton - Technik
SoundExpendables/Utilities (Sound) Kortwich Film - Ton - Technik

Awards

Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
 Jochen Alexander Freydank2007LA Shorts Film Festival [us]best short filmWinner
 Jochen Alexander Freydank2007Brooklyn Int. Film Festival [us]Best Short FilmNominated
 Jochen Alexander Freydank2007World Film Festival Montreal [ca]best short filmNominated
 Jochen Alexander Freydank2007Valladolid Int. Film Festival [es]Golden SpikeWinner
 Jochen Alexander Freydank2008Festival Int. de Cortometrajes de Almería [it]Jury AwardWinner
 Jochen Alexander Freydank2008Alpinale Vorarlberg [at]PublikumspreisWinner
 Jochen Alexander Freydank2008Odense Int. Film Festival [dk]Best Children and Youth FilmWinner
 Jochen Alexander Freydank2008Los Angeles Jewish Film Festival [us]PublikumspreisWinner
 Jochen Alexander Freydank2008Palm Springs Int. Festival [us]Audience AwardWinner
 Jochen Alexander Freydank2008Sedicicorto – Int. Film Festival Forli [it]Best Short FilmWinner

TV-broadcast

TypeCountryStationDate / TimeComment
First showingGermanyARD [de]Sunday, 01.03.2009