Berta, however Jonas, but Mrs. Wohlgemut
a film by Christina Benz 
text and voice: Judith Keller 
music: Nicole Johänntgen 
Animation, 4K, 4'20", 2020, german, english
Berta feels she has still a lot to do before she can say she’s lived. She needs to milk a cow, dance like crazy, always express her own opinion and travel somewhere on a cargo ship. Jonas doesn’t have time to die. Mrs Wohlgemut realises on her 80th birthday that the brightest days of her life are still ahead of her.
Note: the film is currently shown on Playsuisse (Swiss streaming plattform). Here is an excerpt:

Trailer 'Berta, however Jonas,  but Mrs. Wohlgemut', english

Producer: THE BAND GmbH, Marco Leisi 
in Co-Production with: SRF Schweizer Radio und Fernsehen, Gabriela Bloch 
Concept: Shifting Sands, Christina Benz 
Directed & Animated by: Christina Benz
Text & Voice: Judith Keller
Music: Nicole Johänntgen
Sound Design, Foleys, Mix: Christof Steinmann, Magnetix Tonstudio AG
Editing, Compositing: Christine Rüfenacht / Christina Benz
Language Adaption: Anna van Ommen 
Conceptual Consulting: Nicole Mayer, Sabine Gysi
Technical Consulting: Stephan Riederer, Richard Grell
With special thanks to Anni Mäder, Elena Heibel, Jason Studerus, Ruth Stofer, Irene Grillo, Maja Davé, Riikka Tauriainen, U5
Supported by: Zürcher Filmstiftung, SRF SRG SSR, Bundesamt für Kultur, Aargauer Kuratorium
© 2020 THE BAND GmbH & Christina Benz
ISAN 0000-0005-7E8E-0000-J-0000-0000-H

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