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Credits

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Witten and Produced by Torsten Hoffmann
Directed by Torsten Hoffmann
Michael Watchulonis
In Co-Production with Norddeutscher Rundfunk and Studio Hamburg Enterprises
Executive Producers Brinda Paul
Eric Friedler and Thore Vollert
Associate Producers Ilsa Harun
Chris Twyford
Matthew Roszak
Dr. Oliver Krause
Christian Hsieh
Chris McCabe
Darren Vukasinovic
Morris Hille
Narrated by Stephanie Murphy
Torsten Hoffmann
Edited by Michael Watchulonis
Ben Hall
Original Score composed by Joshua Keddie
Orignal Theme Song composed by Prema Yin and Torsten Hoffmann
Performed and recorded by Prema Yin
Legal Services Stephen Boyle & Co, Media and Entertaiment Law
3D Animation Verstiuk Productions
Project Manager Sergey Myndra
Designers Konstantine Batishchev, Maxim Kravchenko, Gennadii Kubrak
2D Animation Confaya Media
Project Manager Roland Zsigmond
Animators Roland Zsigmond, Oliver Petrica
Illustrator Alina Cîrpaci
Poster design E-Django Designs
SFX Overlays Troy Alexiadis
Post Production France Cow Prod SAS
Post-production supervisor France Gallien Chanalet-Quercy
Graphic artist : Matthieu Cacheux
3D Artist : Maxime Villemard
Color grading / Finishing : Sergio Ochoa and Maxime Rojouan
DCP : Sergio Ochoa
Audio/Sound Post Production Windmill Audio
Re-recording mixer: Pip Atherstone-Reid
Sound editor: Simon Rosenberg
Post producer: Melissa Lee
Script Consultants Jordan Andrews
Brinda Paul
Michael Watchulonis
Henrik Andersson
Anna McCrossin-Owen
Thomas Leber
Laura Shin
Daniel Balke
Adriana Belotti
Faisal Aftab
Tim Morris
Jens Myhrman
Christopher Strauch
Rory Manchee
Chris McCabe
James Simpson
Naomi Brockwell
Alex Saunders
Aleksander Svetski
Stephan Livera
Melbourne Shoot 1
Production Manager Torsten Hoffmann
Director of Photography James Shadrach
Sound Engineer James Shadrach
Production Assistant Brinda Paul
Special Thanks Keke Zhang
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Alex Miller
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Tokyo
Director of Photography Shen Lin
Sound Engineer Hirohisa Ota
Fixer Masato Yamada
Driver Hiroaki Gemma
Production Manager Torsten Hoffmann
Special Thanks Tomoko Matsuda
Tomomi Kitamura
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Jason Sheman
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Director of Photography Daniel Watchulonis
Second Unit Director Michael Watchulonis
Sound Engineer Thomas Snodgrass
Production Manager Brinda Paul
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Sound Engineer Dennis Jensen
Production Manager Brinda Paul
Special Thanks Breather
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Director of Photography Safran Lecuivre
Sound Engineer Safran Lecuivre
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Production Assistant Torsten Hoffmann
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Special Thanks Christopher Strauch
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Director of Photography Christian Möller
Second Unit Director Michael Watchulonis
Sound Engineer Kai Unger
Production Manager Sönke Kirchhof
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Production Assistant Brinda Paul
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Second Unit Director Michael Watchulonis
Sound Engineer & Production Assistant Ayman Alhussein
Production Manager Torsten Hoffmann
Special Thanks Kai Unger
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Sound Engineer Phil Macdonald
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Sound Engineer Oliver Schulz
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