2011 | Drama | 25 min | BA Film

Directed by Florian Baumann

Collection: Degree Films 2011

With all his energy Paul tries to take care of his wife at home. Although she has lost her ability to speak, Paul believes that she will recover. When a serious mistake happens while nursing her his belief starts to crumble. Can’t she see the effort he is making? Does she wish to stay at home, too? Is he still with him in her mind?

Runtime25 min
Year of Production2011
Country of ProductionSwitzerland
Distribution FormatDCP, HDCAM SR, HDCAM, Blu-ray
Aspect Ratio1.85:1
Audio FormatStereo, 5.1
Shooting FormatProRes
Spoken LanguageSwiss German
Available SubtitlesGerman, English, French
Director Florian Baumann
Cinematography Sebastian Weber
Production Design Song Vega
Editor Aurora Vögeli
Screenplay Florian Baumann
Production Manager Christopher Novak
Leading ActorsHerbert Leiser
Delia Dahinden
Supporting ActorsNina Hesse Bernhard
Tiziana Sarro
Casting Susan Müller
Costume Design Lina Weiss
Makeup Artist Marina Aebi
Location Sound Engineer Fabian Gutscher
Sound Design Jacques Kieffer
Stefan Birrer
Sound Mixing Gregg Skerman
Compositing Janos Menberg
Graphic Artist Jan-Eric Mack
Project Supervision Stefan Jäger
Project Mentoring Stefan Jäger
Pio Corradi
Executive Producer Filippo Bonacci
Head of Programme BA Film Prof. Bernhard Lehner


1. November 2012

FIRST STEPS - German Talent Award

More information

1. July 2011
2011 ZHdK Talent Award

2011 Zurich University of the Arts Talent Award


1. December 2012 – 8. December 2012
International Short Film Festival Leuven

19. June 2012 – 25. June 2012
Palm Springs International Short Film Festival

9. June 2012 – 16. June 2012
Festival International de Cine de Huesca

7. May 2012 – 12. May 2012
Tiblisi International Student Film Festival
Tiblis, Georgien

14. March 2012 – 18. March 2012
Go Short - International Short Film Festival
Nijmegen | Niederlande

19. January 2012 – 26. January 2012
Solothurner Filmtage

16. January 2012 – 22. January 2012
Filmfestival Max Ophüls Preis

26. November 2011 – 4. December 2011
CAMERIMAGE Film Festival
Bydgoszcz, Polen