Short Film | 2008 | Comedy | Germany

Shooting data

Number of shooting days1

Project data

Length of movie7:48
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 / SpeakerVoice actor
Charlene BeckLeonie Koch [SR]
Johann FohlBrecher [SR]
Enrico GuzyJulius Pintsch [SR]
Alexander NardiniFaust [SR]
Tawan TehraniRobert Robbe [SR]


Director of photographyMarkus Bauer [1]
DirectorCarolin Heinz
DirectorStephan Zwickirsch
EditorCarolin HeinzSiegerfilm 48 Hour Film Festival 2008
Makeup artist / hair stylistMarlen Elstner
Production sound mixerRobert Lanzke

Production companies

Tapir Film, Carolin Heinz


EquipmentKortwich 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
Stephan Zwickirsch2010Videonale - Pfeiffer e.V.KurzfilmNominated