Short film of the month:
PETERCHEN’S MOON RIDE
1917 – The Real October
Welcome to the the monthly film series with short films and background stories from over 20 years of our production activity.
In June we fly into space with PETERCHEN’S MOON RIDE.
When do we men treat us to heroic daydreams? Sure always. Thus, Peter Roloff took his many train journeys as an opportunity to travel as Mr. Peterchen to the moon, to spare his highly pregnant wife the expulsion from the delivery room and to save the world by the way.
Unfortunately, the movie did not conquer the screens. About twelve years ago, filmmaking was no longer so exclusive due to digital forms of production. Thousands of short films now flooded the selection committees of the festivals. Too bad, but maybe the time will come soon for this investigative film about the perfidious exploitation of the moon.
Experimental film shooting for the project development and a teaser for The Paradise Seekers (Die Paradies-Sucher – working title) in front of the “Cheese Bell” building (Käseglocke) in Worpswede in northern […]