Das Paket

A Film by Wilke Weermann

Synopsis

THE PARCEL. In a world, in which hardly anyone ever leaves their flat, Simon receives a parcel for his supposedly dead neighbour. But who sent that supernatural object to drive him insane? As the neighbours start stalking him, Simon soon comes to realize there’s a secret organization trying to destroy his life. He is forced to plan his counterattack…

Director

  • Picture of Wilke Weermann © Jens Lamprecht

    Wilke Weermann

    Wilke was born and raised 1992 in Emden. In the 2011/12 season he worked at the Deutsches Schauspielhaus in Hamburg as an assistant director, 2012/13 at Deutsches Theater Göttingen and 2013-14 at BAT Studio Theater in Berlin as an assistant director. In addition, he studied comparative literature and philosophy at the Freie Universität Berlin, until he decided on the study program director at the Academy of Performing Arts Baden-Wuerttemberg in Ludwigsburg. His drama "Abraum" was nominated for the Retzhofer Drama price, 2015, and won the Award "Münchner Förderpreis für junge Dramatik" in 2016.

Awards + Festivals

  • 5th KOLKATA SHORTS INT’L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)July 24, 2016
  • 15th HYPERFEST INT’L STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cinema Europa, Bucharest, Romania)October 26, 2016
  • 9th POST MORTEM INTERNATIONAL HORROR AND BIZARRE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Aguascalientes, Mexico)October 27, 2016
  • 33rd VIDEO/FILM TAGE KOBLENZ (Official Selection, Germany)November 4, 2016
  • 5th DELHI SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, India)November 6, 2016
  • 5th ITHAKA FNTSTK (Official Selection, NY, USA)November 9, 2016
  • 14th FILMFEST DÜSSELDORF (Official Selection, Germany)November 16, 2016
  • SWEET AS FILM FESTIVAL DECEMBER’S EDITION (Official Selection, Montreal, Quebec, Canada)December 22, 2016
  • *NOMINATION BEST ACTOR*
    1st NEW RENAISSANCE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Amsterdam, The Netherlands)March 3, 2017
  • *BEST PRODUCTION DESIGN*
    WATERSPRITE FILM FESTIVAL 2017 (Official Seletion, Cambridge, UK)March 10, 2017
  • 33rd IMAGINE FILM FESTIVAL (Competition for the Silver Méliès for the Best European Fantastic Short Film Amsterdam, Netherlands)April 12, 2017
  • 3rd UNDEPENDENCE FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Edinburgh, Scotland)April 21, 2017
  • 20th BRUSSELS SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Int'l Competition NEXT GENERATION, Belgium)April 27, 2017
  • 8th SKEPTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cagliari, Italy)May 10, 2017
  • 4th INTERNATIONAL MOTION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cyprus)May 11, 2017
  • 30th BUNDES.FESTIVAL.FILM. 2017 (Competition, Mainz, Germany)June 23, 2017
  • 8th BLUE WHISKEY INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Chicago, Illinois, USA)August 3, 2017
  • 2nd DEFY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Nashville, Tennessee, USA)August 18, 2017
  • 12th TACOMA FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Tacoma, Washington, USA)October 5, 2017
  • 4th SAN FRANCISCO INT'L NEW CONCEPT FILM FESTIVAL October 25, 2017
  • 6th PHILIP K. DICK FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Cologne, Germany)October 27, 2017
  • CELLU L'ART FESTIVAL JENA E.V. KURZFILMABEND ZUM THEMA NACHBARSCHAFT (Screening, Jena, Germany)December 21, 2017

Crew

Director
Wilke Weermann
Screenplay
Wilke Weermann
Producer
Josephine Roß, Lukas Ritter
Director of Photography
Christian Neuberger
Art Direction
Christian Blechschmidt, Lynn Scheidweiler
Costume Design
Lynn Scheidweiler
Sound
Laura Schnaufer
Editor
Kaspar Zoth
Sound Design
Lena Beck
Music
Andreas Pfeiffer

Details

Running Time
17:00
Shooting Format
2:1
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
2:1
Sound
Dolby 5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

FILM SCHOOL

Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg
Akademiehof 10
71638 Ludwigsburg, Germany

Josephine Roß

Josephine.ross@filmakademie.de

DIRECTOR

Wilke Weermann

wilke@weermann.de