30.09. - 09.10.2021

Death sleeps gently Germany 2015 | 130 min | OV | Colour | FF 2016

Marco Kreuzpaintner

Marco Kreuzpaintner (*1977) After various jobs and work as an assistant director in the media and film business, the self-taught director started making films for TV and cinema in 1999, including Sommersturm (2004) Krabat (2008) and Polizeiruf 110 – Und vergib‘ uns unsere Schuld.

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While on a a sailing holiday on the island of Rügen, Anja and Frank Mendt's children are kidnapped. Frank's father Herbert, who lives locally, soon gets involved in the police investigation, led by the experienced Werner Kempin. Herbert is an ex-Stasi man and claims that there are clues leading to a serial perpetrator whom he himself pursued in the days of the GDR.
Original title: Sanft schläft der Tod
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: German
Section: 16:9
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Marco Kreuzpaintner
Screenplay: Holger Karsten Schmidt
Cast: Fabian Busch, Marleen Lohse, Matthias Brandt, Manfred Zapatka, Georg Arms, Luisa Römer, Christina Große, Hannes Wegener, Bernhard Schütz, David Allers, Helene Grass
Producer: Hans-Hinrich Koch
Director of Photography: Peter Joachim Krause
Music: Eike Hosenfeld, Moritz Denis, Tim Stanzel
Production Design: Detlef Provvedi
Editor: Claus Wehlisch
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor: Barbara Süßmann, Sascha Schwingel
Format: XDcam
German Distributor:
World Sales: BetaFilm GmbH
Production: ndF Berlin GmbH für ARD-Degeto
Contact: Anna Neudert, ndF: Berlin GmbH:


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