We did it for the money (2013)

To save a bundle on taxes, odd couple Ines and Moritz get married on paper. But when their tax officer moves in next door, they suddenly have to act like a real married couple.

An ordinary kiss – that´s all Moritz gets from his wife Ines. But the bride finds herself in the arms of her lover Bernd. Being on board of a financial cooperation her salary is superb, but she doesn´t want to get taxed that high.
To trick the treasury she marries her friend Moritz who earns very little as an archivist. This fake marriage saves Ines a big amount in taxes.
Her fake husbands´ rent she pays with petty cash.  Of all people his new neighbor Ekkehard is the tax inspector who´s responsible for them. To avoid being arrested for tax evasion they start playing the happy couple…

Besetzung

Florian Lukas, Diana Amft, Ludger Pistor, Ursula Karusseit, Uwe Preuss, Matthias Weidenhöfer, Tabea Bettin u.v.a.

Stab

Regie
Manfred Stelzer

Drehbuch
Jens Urban nach dem gleichnamigen Roman von Matthias Sachau

Kamera
Namche Okon

Schnitt
Bernd Schriever

Ton
Ralf Herrmann

Musik
Biber Gullatz, Moritz Freise

Szenenbild
Michael Fechner

Kostümbild
Heidi Plaetz

Maske
Suse Bock, Maresi Wagner

Produktionsleitung
Cornelia Schmidt-Matthiesen

Herstellungsleitung
Hartmut Köhler

Produzent
Regina Ziegler, Marc Müller-Kaldenberg

Redaktion
ARD Degeto für Das Erste

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