Beyond the mirror


Julia and her family move to the isolated farm of her dead sister. Soon weird things happen and Julia doubts her sanity. But one day she watches her son go into the forest and when he returns, he’s not the same…

This Mystery-Thriller is developed together with the NDR in their Debut-Programme „Nordlichter“.


Debutfilm (90 Minutes)

Executive Producer: Skalar Film GmbH

Screenplay: Ingo Lechner & Jens Pantring

Director: Nils Loof

DoP: Marius von Felbert

Working Title: Goth

Shoot: 18th of January until 21st of February 2017

Locations: Wendland, Niedersachsen


Production-Funding by the nordmedia – Film- und Mediengesellschaft Niedersachsen/Bremen

Production-Funding by the Filmfund Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein

Certified „green shooting“ by the Filmfund Hamburg

NDR Air Date: 1st of November 2018 10:00pm

ARD Air Date: 6th of June 2019 00:35am

DVD-Order: AmazonMedia MarktMedia Dealer

39th Filmfestival Max-Ophüls-Preis, Saarbrücken, Germany (Competition)

28th FILMKUNSTFEST Mecklenburg-Vorpommern 2018, Schwerin, Germany („NDR Special“ Competition)

3rd Movie Park Action and Adventure International Film Festival 2018, Los Angeles, California, USA (Competition)

29. International Filmfest Emden-Norderney 2018, Germany (Competition)

BEST THRILLER Award at the 3rd Movie Park Action and Adventure International Film Festival 2018 in Los Angeles, USA

Julia Hartmann

Bernhard Piesk

Oskar von Schönfels

Petra Kelling

Editor: Lars Jordan

Casting: Uwe Bünker

Music: Pit Przygodda

Sound Design: Clemens Endreß

Costumes: Kai C. Rudat

Setdesign: Ulrike Glandorf

Make-Up: Yvonne Oppermann

Sound: Dirk Diedrich

First AD: Sven Bunge

Gaffer: Daniel Kuhn

Script/Continuity: Valerie Prause

Productionmanager: Jan Philip Lange

Locations: Andrea Giesel