Measuring The World

by Detlev Buck

Measuring The World


Most human beings don't know why they are on earth, they accept their destiny and try to survive.
The two enthusiastic scientists Carl Friedrich Gauß and Alexander von Humboldt go on an extraordinary adventure to fight against their predetermination.

MEASURING THE WORLD is a life-adventure film shot in 3D and based on the bestselling novel by Daniel Kehlmann



Florian David Fitz
Albrecht Abraham Schuch
Jérémy Kapone
Sunnyi Melles
Karl Markovics
Katharina Thalbach
Vicky Krieps
Max Giermann
David Kross


Director Detlev Buck
Writer Daniel Kehlmann
Producer Claus Boje
Co-Producers Erich Lackner, Thommy Pridnig, Pepo Wirthensohn
Cinematography Slawomir Idziak
Production Design Udo Kramer
Costume Design Thomas Oláh
Editing Dirk Grau
Music Ennis Rotthoff

A Boje Buck production in co-production with Lotus Film,

supported by Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung, FilmFernsehFonds Bayern, Deutscher Filmförderungsfond, Filmförderungsanstalt, and the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media as well as Film Institute Austria, Vienna Film Fund and FISA.


Technical Data

Format: 3D / DCP / color / 1:2,39 / Dolby SRD
Length: 123 min
Original Language: German


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