The Nitwits

2020 | Comedy, Serie | 19 min | BA Film

Directed by Jan Linhart

Collection: Degree Films 2020

The long-term unemployed brothers, Tik and Jep, deal differently with their unemployment.
While Tik likes to stay at home and sell Cannabis, Jep tries to convince his insane employment counsellor to get him a job.


Runtime19 min
Year of Production2020
Country of ProductionSwitzerland
Distribution FormatDCP, QT
Aspect Ratio16:9
Audio FormatStereo
Shot onARRI ALEXA, Sony FS7, Blackmagic Ursa Mini Pro
Shooting FormatProRes
Spoken LanguageSwiss German, German, Tschechisch
Available SubtitlesGerman, English
Director, Screenplay, Production Manager Jan Linhart
Cinematography Robin Disch
Production Design Susanna Koeberl
Music Slugabed
Marcodistefano Art
Shanti Waltz
Fat Sound
Editor Jan Linhart
Carmen Walker
Elias Jutzet
Leading ActorsKevin Bai
Franz Thurner
Supporting ActorsJan Linhart
Ingo Ospelt
Alexandra Prusa
Casting Jan Linhart
Costume Design Jan Linhart, Sonia Jabli
Make Up Nora-Li Hess
Location Sound Engineer Urs Hellenbrandt
Sound Design Jan Linhart
Sound Mixing Gregg Skerman
Digital Colorist Robin Disch, Ralph Wetli
Compositing Robin Disch, Jan Linhart
Graphic Artist Jan Linhart
Technical Support Equipment Gian Courtin
Technical Support Postproduction Norbert Kottmann, Yasmin Joerg
Project Supervision Thomas Gerber, Michael Schaerer
Project Mentoring Thomas Gerber
Executive Producer Filippo Bonacci
Programme Director Sabine Boss