2019 | Adventure | 29 min | MA Film

Directed by Fabiana Serpa

Produced by ZHdK | ParanoidBR

Collection: Degree Films 2019

It is 1888 and Princess Therese of Bavarian, undertakes an expedition to Brazil, to collect plants, animals and insects for her studies. She travels undercover, accompanied by an officer and a Lady-in-waiting. They are heading to Rio de Janeiro, where there are expected to arrive within two days, for a meeting with the Emperor Dom Pedro the second. But when the scheduled train does not arrive, they hire a local guide, José Augusto to bring them through the jungle back to their ship, when they face a heavy tropical rain and an unexpected sickness, which leads to sudden change of plans.

Runtime29 min
Year of Production2019
Country of ProductionSwitzerland, Brasilien
Distribution FormatProRes, DCP
Aspect Ratio2.39:1
Audio FormatStereo, 5.1
Shot onRED
Shooting FormatProRes
Spoken LanguageGerman, Portugese
Available SubtitlesEnglish, German
Director Fabiana Serpa
Cinematography Nino Michel
Ausstattung und Kostüm, Music, , Production Manager Jimena Cugat
David Bessler
Ricardo Saraiva
Pedro Betti
Produced byZHdK | ParanoidBR
Leading ActorsAnna Maria Sturmas Therese
Supporting ActorsPlínio Soaresas José Augusto
Katharina Leonore Goebelas Franziska
Raphael Dwingeras Maximilian
Arthur Lopesas Soldat
Casting Franziska Aigner und VGI Agentes
Costume Design Jimena Cugat
Makeup Artist Thiago Paiva
Location Sound Engineer Rodrigo Macedo
Sound Design Jan Gubser
Sound Mixing Gregg Skerman
Digital Colorist Valentin Huber und Nino Michel
Compositing Bruno Ferrari
Graphic Artist Fabiana Serpa
Technical Support Postproduction Valentin Huber
Project Supervision Sabine Boss
Project Mentoring Sabine Boss und Jasmine Hoch
Financial Support Paranoid BR
Executive Producer Filippo Bonacci
Head of Programme MA Film Sabine Boss