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by Toke Constantin Hebbeln


In his younger days Helge Block used to be a skillful and respected fisherman, but nowadays he hardly brings any fish back home. The people in the village have turned their backs on him and his beloved son Jonas. But nonetheless they lead a happy life in the small fishing hut by the sea. One stormy night Helge sets out to fulfill an old mysterious dream: to bring back “the silver of the heavens” – a large catch for his starving son – but he never returns, leaving Jonas to poverty... But then a little miracle happens – at the magical place where the heavens and the sea become one...

international title: Nevermore
original title: NimmerMeer
country: Germany
sales agent: Frisbeefilms
year: 2006
genre: fiction
directed by: Toke Constantin Hebbeln
film run: 63'
screenplay: Toke Constantin Hebbeln, Nina Vukovic
cast: Leonard Proxauf, Sylvester Groth, Rolf Becker, Manni Laudenbach, Tom Lass, Ursula Graeff, Paula Kroh
cinematography by: Felix Novo de Oliveira
film editing: Simon Blasi, Andre Gelhaar
art director: Boguslaw Nobielski
costumes designer: Agnieszka Kochanczyk, Leyla Rodriguez, Anna Wisz
music: Martina Eisenreich
producer: Manuel Bickenbach
production: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg, Frisbeefilms GmbH & Co. KG