Der Jackpot

A Film by Malte Wirtz

Synopsis

Jackpot. Over four million Euro. Five hungry mouths. But they won’t share.

Director

  • Picture of Malte Wirtz © Malte Wirtz

    Malte Wirtz

    Malte Wirtz studied Directing of Theatre and Film at the Athanor Academy in Burghausen. His exam film "Behind fortune" was supported by the FFF Bayern and was shown on several film festivals. From 2006 till 2007 he directed several pieces at the young theatre in Leverkusen (e.g. "The proposal" from A. Tschechow and "Spring awakening" from F. Wedekind). Afterwards he produced a number of short films with the Paul Hinze Collective. "The end of the world of Paul Hinze" won the second prize at the 48Hours International Shootout in Washington DC. The short film "BLiND" was the opening film at the 18th Int. Festival of Kosice. He worked at the Wupper Theatre in Wuppertal and at Bühne der Kulturen in Cologne. His last theatre project "myWorld" was supported by the City of Cologne and was shown at the artheater Cologne and at the Ballhaus OST in Berlin. In 2014 he moved to Berlin where he is finishing his first feature "Voll Paula!".

Awards + Festivals

  • *ANTI-MAINSTREAM-AWARD 2015*
    3rd GENRENALE FILMFESTIVAL (Competition, Berlin, Germany)February 11, 2015
  • *GOLD REMI AWARD*
    48th WORLDFEST HOUSTON - HOUSTON INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, USA) April 10, 2015
  • 25th FILMKUNSTFEST M-V (Short Film Night, Schwerin, Germany)May 8, 2015
  • SHORTS AT MOONLIGHT KURZFILMFESTIVAL 2015 (Competition, Mainz, Germany)August 7, 2015
  • KRIMINORDICA AWARDS 2015 – MÖRDERISCHES FESTIVAL (Competition, Germany)November 7, 2015
  • 13th MITTELDEUTSCHES KURZFILMFESTIVAL KURZSUECHTIG (Competition Fiction, Leipzig, GermanyApril 8, 2016
  • 12th DER PHANTASTISCHE TRASHFILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Kassel, Germany)June 23, 2017

Crew

Director
Malte Wirtz
Screenplay
Malte Wirtz
Producer
Paul Hinze Kollektiv
Director Of Photography
Benjamin Leers
Editor
Pablo Ben-Yakov
Sound
Niels Maier
Sound-Design
Martin Haude
Music
Loopdudes

Details

Running Time
12:52
Shooting Format
HD
Screening Format
DCP, DVD, BluRay, .mov
Aspect Ratio
1:2.35
Sound
Stereo

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

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

+49 (0) 176 - 62965299

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Paul Hinze Kollektiv
Malte Wirtz
Nogatstr. 33
D-12051 Berlin