From running movietheaters to …
strandfilm was founded in 1977 by Kurt Otterbacher and Reinhard Brundig (now Pandora film production) as strandfilm-theaterbetriebs GmbH.
strandfilm then was running movie theaters: Harmonie (one of the most successful repertory cinemas of Germany in 1977-80), the Chapter Two (later Orfeo) in Frankfurt and the Olympia Neu-Isenburg in Neu-Isenburg.
… producing films
The theater company became a film production in 1983. Dieter Reifarth and Bert Schmidt entered as shareholders. The registered capital of the company is 100.000 euros.
The company owns AVID and Final Cut editing stations, cameras and lighting-equipment.
strandfilm has been involved in more than 70 film projects since 1983. We have produced and executed own productions, commissioned productions and third-party productions. As longtime producers of inflight-videos, we are experts on the history of aviation.
In addition we offer services along the following areas:
- Budgeting & accounting, production management, line producing, location management, unit production management, scheduling
- Preproduction services (Lectoring, Dram. advisoring, marketing, Return on Investment -planning)
Kurt Otterbacher has been CEO since 1.4.1977, the day of the foundation.
strandfilm-production GmbH is registered at Amtsgericht Frankfurt, HRB 16577.
Tax ID: 47 222 02697 / VAT ID: DE 114105493
Dipl. Volkswirt, producer, author
PO-Box 90 07 09, 60447 Frankfurt
Tel.: 069/9791 03 - 13/14
Fax: 069/9791 03 -20
Prod. office Sachsenhausen
Gartenstr. 96, 60596 Frankfurt
Tel. 069-9631 7220
Fax. 069-63 50 56