• BIO

Switzerland| 2012| 0:13:10|Narrative

Sven, a young man in his twenties, wants to go out to dinner with his new Russian girlfriend Eva. He goes to pick her up at her parent's house, where he has to face up to her father. Mr. Kavinsky is sceptical of Sven and challenges him with a curious interrogation, during which Eva is locked in her room.?It turns out that Mr. Kavinsky isn't who he pretends to be and Sven's naivety costs him and his new love time and money.

Director: Daniel Schraner
Co-Director: Manuel Haefele
Producer: Piet Baumgartner
Cinematographer: Manuel Haefele
Editor: Aurora Vogeli, Christian Mathis
Sound Mixer: Samuel Lutz
Sound Editor: Samuel Lutz

Christoph Wilke, Erhard Hartmann, Norbert Gubser


Daniel Schraner (Screenplay, Director) born 1982, attended the SAE Institute Zurich, Filmmaking course in 2007. He was involved with several film projects throughout Switzerland. Currently he works freelance in film and commercials.

2010 Television film "Silberkiesel - Hunkeler tritt ab", Production Assistant, snakefilm GmbH
2010 Television film "Charly's Comeback", Production Assistant, Cineworx Filmproduktion
2009 Television film "Der letzte Weynfeldt", Production Assistant, C-Films AG
2009 Feature film "180 Degrees", Production Assistant, C-Films AG
2008 Feature film "Bon Appetit", 2nd Video Operator, Zodiac Pictures Ltd
2008 Short documentary "Marco Wicki - Der Stadtluzerner", Direction/Camera/Editing

MANUEL HAEFELE (Screenplay, Director of Photography), born 1985 in St. Gallen, has not only completed several short film projects but also a feature film for cinema in 2009. Meanwhile he does freelance work as a cinematographer for film and television.

ERGARD HARTMANN (Kavinksy), born in 1957 Vienna, was playing in several well-known tv shows, but also acted on stage. He started his career as voice over artist. His international success started with DIE FRAU MIT DEM ROTEN HUT (1984) and WAR AND REMEMBERANCE (1988). In 2004, he was again on stage at the Gloria Theatre playing in AGATHA CHRISTIE 10 KLEINE NEGERLEIN. In December 2005, the shooting of the 13-episode series KUPETZY began, which became a great success on Austrian and Swiss television.

CHRISTOPHE WILKE (Sven), born 1984 in Duisburg, is studying science in theater, film and media at the Vienna University and at LMU Munich. In 2003, he was awarded Best Male Newcomer in Acting at the Sat1 talents actors class. Since then he appeared in theater and television throughout Germany.