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The Periwig-Maker

The Periwig-Maker

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  2. Awards
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The story of a man who sealed himself off in medieval plague-infested London to escape the danger of infection. When an ill little girl seeks his help, his life is turned upside down.

Award in Annecy

  • The children's jury Award for short films (2000)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: The Periwig-Maker

    Directed by: Steffen SCHAEFFLER

    Country: Germany

    Year of production: 1999

    Running time: 14 min 43 s

  • Technique


    Techniques used: puppets

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Steffen SCHAEFFLER


    Distribution: IDEAL STANDARD FILM

    Based on: "Journal of a Plague Year", Daniel Defoe

    Script: Annette Schaeffler, Steffen Schaeffler

    Storyboard: Steffen Schaeffler

    Animation: Phil Dale

    Camera: Malcom Hadley, Steffen Schaeffler

    Music: Chris Heyne

    Sound: Stefan Busch

    Editing: Annette Schaeffler, Steffen Schaeffler

    Voice: Kenneth Branagh