Krabat

Deutschland 2006-2008 Spielfilm

Summary

Based on the eponymous novel by Otfried Preußler, the film tells the story of poor, young orphan Krabat, who roams the German woods at the end of the 30-year war. Lonely and lost, he follows a frightening call, which leads him to an old mill. It is inhabited by a mysterious master and his eleven apprentices. Krabat, as it soon turns out, is destined to become the twelfth disciple of the master. During his stay, Krabat becomes best friends with Tondra, who lets him in on the dark secret surrounding the mill and the master himself. Over time, Krabat is trained in black magic – and realizes its inherit danger. When he falls in love with a girl, he has to hide his relationship from the master, leading to a confrontation which puts Krabat to the ultimate test.

 

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Credits

All Credits

Assistant director

Script supervisor

Director of photography

Clapper loader

2nd Camera unit

Steadycam operator

Optical effects

Still photography

Lighting design

Set dresser

Property master

Stand-by props

Construction manager

Costume design

Foley editor

Sound design

Foley artist

Audio mixing

Special effects

Stunt co-ordinator

Cast

Voice

Producer (TV)

Associate producer

Unit production manager

Post-production

Shoot

    • Oktober 2006 - Januar 2007: Rumänien, Bottrop
Duration:
3279 m, 120 min
Format:
35mm, 1:2,35
Video/Audio:
Eastmancolor, Dolby
Censorship/Age rating:

FSK-Prüfung (DE): 16.06.2008, 114360, ab 12ahre / feiertagsfrei

Screening:

Uraufführung (CA): 07.09.2008, Toronto, IFF;
Erstaufführung (DE): 24.09.2008, Essen, Lichtburg;
Kinostart (DE): 09.10.2008

Titles

  • Originaltitel (DE) Krabat

Versions

Original

Duration:
3279 m, 120 min
Format:
35mm, 1:2,35
Video/Audio:
Eastmancolor, Dolby
Censorship/Age rating:

FSK-Prüfung (DE): 16.06.2008, 114360, ab 12ahre / feiertagsfrei

Screening:

Uraufführung (CA): 07.09.2008, Toronto, IFF;
Erstaufführung (DE): 24.09.2008, Essen, Lichtburg;
Kinostart (DE): 09.10.2008

Awards

Bayerischer Filmpreis 2009
  • Bester Kinder- und Jugenfilm