Into Great Silence
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Philip Gröning was born in Düsseldorf in 1959, raised in Düsseldorf and the US. He traveled extensively through South America and studied Medicine and Psychology before turning to filmmaking in 1982, when he signed up for studies at the Munich Film school (HFF).
Gröning developed a passion for screenwriting and began to work as an actor for Peter Keglevic and Nicolas Humbert. He also worked as sound assistant, propmaster and assistant director before making his own films.
Screenplay Philip Gröning
Development and Research Philip Gröning and Nicolas Humbert
Photography, Original Sound, Film Editing Philip Gröning
Sound Editing Michael Hinreiner, Benedikt Just, Max Jonathan Silberstein
Sound Mix Michael Kranz
Digital Grading and Film Recording Arri Film & TV
Producers Philip Gröning, Michael Weber, Andres Pfäffli, Elda Guidinetti
Co-producer Frank Evers
Executive Producers Jörg Schulze, Philip Gröning
Bavaria Film International presents
a Philip Gröning Film Production
in co-production with ventura film sa Bavaria Film gmbh cine plus
in cooperation with ARTE/ZDF, Bayerischer Rundfunk, TSI–Televisione Svizzera
with the support of Filmstiftung NRW, FFA, Filmbüro NW
a Zeitgeist Films release