Under the pear-tree in Puchheim
Christian Film Festival Award Winner


Title: Under the pear-tree in Puchheim


Creator: Matthias Horbelt


Genre: Web Episode


Length: 30:00


Description: Abel Hradschek and his wife Ursel are in great difficulty. After their children had died, they were still in financial hardship by Ursel's tendency to "nobility" and Abel's playfulness. While Ursel tried to find a stop in her faith and with Father Eccelius, Abel fled further into the game and into the alcohol. The traveling debt collector Szulski can arrive every day and take away the house and the farm. The village and especially the uncanny neighbor Jeschke observes the decline of the Hradscheks with malice. As Abel under the pear tree makes a discovery ...


CFF Awards:

Best Web Series (Matthias Horbelt)
Best Actor (Matthias
Horbelt – Abel)
Best Actress (Susan
Best Actor Supporting (
Jorg Reimers – Father Eccelius)




Other Awards: TBD



Matthias Horbelt (Director, Key Cast – Abel)

Susan Prem (Key Cast – Ursel)

Jorg Reimers (Narrator, Key cast – Father Eccelius)


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