Der Dritte

A Film by Tobias Schmutzler

Synopsis

Strange things happen in their new home after a young couple finally decided to move in together and make the nights a literal nightmare that puts their trust in each other to the test.

Director

  • Picture of Tobias Schmutzler © Tobias Schmutzler

    Tobias Schmutzler

    Toby Schmutzler is a filmmaker from Ingolstadt, Germany. As director, writer and actor he realized multiple film projects of different formats and genre in the last years throughout his bachelor and master studies in Audiovisual Media at Media University Stuttgart. In 2012, his first feature film „aWay“ attended selected German cinemas – directed together with his brother Kevin. His documentary „Wo die Straße aufhört“ („Where the street ends“) about homeless children in Kinshasa, DR Kongo has been finished 2016. The feature film „Robin“ is currently in postproduction. His short film projects, such as „Freigeist“ („Freethinker“), „Letztes Licht“ („The last light“), „Nein vielleicht doch“ („Yes, maybe not“) and „Zahnstein“ („Tartar“) amongst others have won several short film competitions in Germany. With his own production company FilmCrew Media founded in 2015 and based at the Bavaria Film Studios he is able to produce narrative and fictional films as well as commercials and image films.

Awards + Festivals

  • 13th EARLY BIRD INT'L STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Sofia, Bulgaria)November 1, 2017
  • 16th HYPERFEST - INT'L STUDENT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Bucharest, Romania)November 7, 2017
  • North Carolina Film Award (Competition, North Carolina, USA)November 16, 2017
  • 16th FILMZ - FESTIVAL DES DEUTSCHEN KINOS (Supporting Film, Mainz, Germany)November 28, 2017
  • 23rd FILMSCHAU BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG (Official Selection, Stuttgart, Germany)November 29, 2017
  • 4th LEBANON INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILMS FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Nabatiyeth, Lebanon)December 16, 2017
  • 6th HOLLYWORMS – DER LANGE KURZFILMTAG 2018 (Official Selection, Worms, Germany)April 14, 2018
  • 20MINMAX INT'L SHORT FILM FESTIVAL 2018 (Official Selection, Ingolstadt, Germany)April 20, 2018
  • 3rd REVOLUTION ME FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, New York, USA)September 21, 2018

Trailer

Crew

Screenplay
Tobias Schmutzler
Producer
FilmCrew Media GmbH, Swaantje Joeck
Director
Tobias Schmutzler
Director of Photography
Daniel Schulze-Ardey
Art Direction
Valerie Enid Heinlein
Costume Design
Ella Bachmaier
Sound
Pablo Knupfer
Editor
Norman Baumgartner
Sound Design
Florian Beck
Music
Marko Maluschke

Details

Running Time
12:25min
Shooting Format
Sony XAVC 4k ProRes 422
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD), DCP/Quicktime
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Dolby Surround 5.1
Website

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

+49 (0)30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

FILM SCHOOL

Hochschule der Medien (HdM)
Nobelstraße 10
70569 Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Germany

PRODUCTION COMPANY

FilmCrew Media GmbH
Bavariafilmplatz 7, Gbd. 49
82031 Grünwald, Germany

DIRECTOR

Tobias Schmutzler
toby@filmcrew.media
www.filmcrew.media