Short Feature Film | 2008 | Comedy | Germany

Shooting data

Number of shooting days1

Project data

Length of movie7
Picture formatTV 16:9 (1 : 1,78)
Picture material negativeDigital Betacam
Picture material positiveUncompressed 4 : 2 : 2
Sound formatStereo

Brief synopsis

In "Wir Wollen, Können Aber Nicht" ("We Want To, But We Can't"), four men have a plan to escape East Germany, but the plan has one big problem, which only one woman can solve.


ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
 Charlene BeckLeonie Koch [SR]
 Johann FohlBrecher [SR]
Enrico GuzyJulius Pintsch [SR]
 Alexander NardiniFaust [SR]
Tawan TehraniRobert Robbe [SR]


Camera Departmentdirector of photographyMarkus Bauer [1]
Director's Departmentdirector Carolin Heinz
Director's DepartmentdirectorStephan Zwickirsch
Editingeditor Carolin HeinzSiegerfilm 48 Hour Film Festival 2008
Makeup Departmentmakeup artist / hair stylistMarlen Elstner
Sound Departmentproduction sound mixer Robert Damrau

Production companies

Tapir Film, Carolin Heinz


Department CompanyComment
SoundEquipment Kortwich Film - Ton - Technik


Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
Enrico Guzy2008The Berlin 48 Hour Film ProjectBester HauptdarstellerWinner
Stephan Zwickirsch2008The Berlin 48 Hour Film ProjectBester FilmWinner
Stephan Zwickirsch2008The Berlin 48 Hour Film ProjectAudience AwardWinner
 Carolin Heinz200848 Hour Film FestivalBester Film - Audience AwardWinner
Markus Bauer [1]200848Hour Film FestivalBester Film, PublikumspreisWinner
 Carolin Heinz2009Film of the week 48HFPBester FilmWinner
Stephan Zwickirsch2010Videonale - Pfeiffer e.V.KurzfilmNominated