Walter Tell

1999 | Fantasy, Horror | 12 Min.

Directed by Carla Lia Monti

Collection: Degree Films 1999

Like every morning, William Tell has breakfast with his wife Hedwig and their son Walter in the poor kitchen. Tell takes Walter to the mountains, where he abuses him behind a rock. Vogt Gessler, who happens to be following the action, tries to rescue Walter from the clutches of his father. Wilhelm Tell, however, succeeds in slaying Gessler and goes with his family to the castle of Gessler to celebrate the murder properly. Walter, in which a new consciousness awakens, shoots his father.

Runtime12 Min.
Year of Production1999
Country of ProductionSwitzerland
Audio FormatMono
Shooting Format35mm/colour
Spoken LanguageWithout dialog
Screenplay, Director, Assistant Editor Carla Lia Monti
Cinematography Pierre Mennel
Focus Puller & Assistant Camera Andres Ehrat
Assistant Director Claudia Bach
Machinist Peter Demmer
Editor Marina Wernli
Script Julia Hintermüller
Unit Manager, Still Photographer Silvia Luckner
Sound Dieter Meyer
Sound assistant Nico Gutmann
Production Design Georg Bringolf
Art Director Karin Moffa
Props Doris Zurbrügg
Constructions Michele Cataneo
Costume Designer Sabine Murer
Sascha Sekulic
Makeup Artist Simone Pfluger
Sound Mixing, Foley Peter Bräker
Leading ActorsAntoine Monot, Jr
Utz Bodamer
Roswitha Dost
Haspeter Ulli