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Rochade

It all begins with an ordinary business trip: Richard says goodbye to his wife, and flies off to another city, where his girlfriend is waiting for him. On arrival, he receives an invitation from his business colleagues. It looks like Richard will have to call off the rendezvous, but then he comes across a man named Udo who bears a striking resemblance to him. Richard talks Udo into changing roles, just for the evening. But his clever plan has unforeseen consequences...
Category Short
Year of Production 1998
Director Thorsten Schmidt
Screenplay Annette Mast
Cinematography Gunnar Fuß
Production Company Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg