Flattermann

Short film from the 4th semester of the ifs internationale filmschule köln
Germany 2022  | 12 min.

A severely alcoholic man gains hope for his life when he receives a call from his estranged daughter. He lies to her about being fine and the two arrange to meet for dinner. Now under time pressure, he decides to cover up his alcohol consumption and tidy up his apartment, when suddenly, out of the blue, a duck appears on his couch and refuses to be scared away.

 

Crew

Directing & Screenplay: Pablo Knote
Production: Philip Jakob Malewicz
Dramaturgical Advice: Alessio Federico
DoP: Ruben Götz
Editing & Sound Design: Leo Muheim
VFX & Animation: Justus Maus & Nico Mahler
Production Design: Leonhard Jagels & Florian Trautmann

 

Cast

German Gorst
Melissa Breitenbach
Daniel Warland