Monats-Archive: März 2010

Das Geheimnis in Siebenbürgen

Das Geheimnis in Siebenbürgen

Production Company: Aspekt Telefilm GmbH

TV-Film ZDF – 89 min.

Cast: Oliver Stokowski, Katharina Böhm, Dorka Gryllus, Ernst-Georg Schwill, Gudrun Ritter

Writer: Thomas Kirchner
Director: Martin Enlen 
Camera: Phillipp Timme

Production year: 2010

Lukas Schauttner is an associate of a company which is in an economical crisis. To be able to rescue the companie’s existence and to satisfy a very important customer he would have to go urgently to Transylvania / Rumania. But instead Lukas would rather refuse this job immediately. Transylvania – that was his old home, the country of his childhood, his family, his first great love Mara and his past with which he has never dealt since his departure 1987. But he has family and financial obligations so he has to overcome his aversion.
Arrived in Transylvania he has first to orientate himself especially emotionally. It is the first time for him to be back here since 22 years and he experiences on one side a modern European Transylvania while on the other side the rural areas look as if progress had stopped a very long time ago. As much as he would like to just close up the factory he is here to evaluate at the same time his past is catching up with him very fast as well. He encounters his childhood love Mara and step by step reveals a long kept family secret. After that he cannot refuse to face his origin, his roots, his family and the question where he actually really belongs any longer.

Die Tränen der Fische

Spreewaldkrimi –
Die Tränen der Fische

Production Company: Aspekt Telefilm GmbH

TV-Film ZDF – 90 min.

Cast: Uwe Kockisch, Matthias Koeberlin, Johanna Klante, Christian Redl, Henry Hübchen

Writer: Thomas Kirchner
Director: Thomas Roth
Camera: Jo Molitoris

Production year: 2010

Harry Ritter had to do 15 yers in prison due to the murder during a robbery of a jeweler. On the day of his release he returns to his old home in the Spreewald. There Harry wants to get the goods from the past robbery and also to reconcile with his son Matthias who had broken all the ties to him. However in the meanwhile Matthias has married, become a father himself and has his own set of problems to deal with. He investigates together with commissar Krüger on his first murder investigation as an attorney. Additionally the dead person is no stranger to Matthias. It is Eber a former accomplice of his father. As finally also Schlange the third of the robbery team turns up and demands his share of the captured jewels the just renewed and still very fragile father-son-relationship between Harry and Matthias starts falling apart again. Then suddenly Matthias’ son Mäxchen, the only one who loves Harry impartial, disappears. During the fight for his son Matthias has to switch sides. Old wounds break open again…

Kardinal Frings

Seit Anfang Mai 2010 laufen die Dreharbeiten zu Kardinal Frings (AT) (“Zwischen Kanzel und Kanzleramt”) unter der Regie von Heinrich Billstein. Eine historische Dokumentation über Josef Kardinal Frings, mehr