On behalf of the SWR (SWR) (editor: Margret Schepers), Bavaria Film(producers: Uschi Reich and Michael Hild) shot a part of the Grimm fairy taleDie Sterntaler, which will be broadcast on ARD in the Christmas programme2011, from 25 to 27 January 2011. Further important locations in the regionwere the Enderttal and the Felsenkeller in Mendig as well as the open-airmuseum Neuhausen ob Eck in Baden-Württemberg.
Main actors are Juliane Köhler (among others nowhere in Africa), Rufus Beck(among others the moving man), Meira Durand (Here comes Lola!), AxelPrahl (among others crime scene from Münster) and Thomas Loibl (amongothers climate change). Directed by Maria von Heland (breakfast with astranger), cameraman was Roman Osin (pride and prejudice). Rochus Hahnwrote the script based on the fairy tale of the Brothers Grimm (among othersDas Wunder von Bern). The Bavaria Film production team was looking fornumerous extras to support the film in the vicinity of Cochem. Many children, men and women explained themselves broadly at a casting to introducethemselves and some of them have actually made it into the film.