Comedy, Germany, 2021, 14:20 min
Middle High Swabian with English subtitles
In the middle of the 14th century at the border crossing to the county of Württemberg: The two guard soldiers Volckel and Utz cannot agree on whether the plague ordinance brought into force by King Charles IV makes sense. When Death himself shows up at the border to bring the plague to Württemberg, the debate takes on unexpected proportions....
Credits
FILMSCHOOL
Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
PRODUCER
Maximilian Sachße, Paul Hartmann
DIRECTOR
Alexander Peskador
SCRIPT
Alexander Peskador
EDITING
Simon Schares
DOP
Vincent Eckert
PRODUCTION DESIGN
Jhana Nelles
SOUND
Anja Pachutzki
SOUND DESIGN
Daniel Kling
MUSIC
Giuseppe Verdi
CAST
Benedikt Paulun, Gunther Nickles, Robert Cecil Beerbohm