Landschaft / Title Image FICTION PARK



Mystery Thriller / Horror

On a trip to the German Alps with her father and stepmother, Gretchen (Hunter Schafer from HBO’s “EUPHORIA”) discovers that the resort town where they’re staying hides sinister secrets, as she’s plagued by strange noises and frightening visions of a woman pursuing her.

Status: US Premiere @ SXSW 2024

Writer & Director: TILMAN SINGER

After his award-winning graduation film “Luz”, KHM graduate Tilman Singer wrote and directed his first feature film “Cuckoo”.

Financed by NEON / Pre- and Production Support by Film und Medien Stiftung NRW, Production Support by HessenFilm und Medien and DFFF

In collaboration with Josh Rosenbaum and Ken Kao (WAYPOINT Entertainment) and Thor Bradwell.

Germany Weltkino Filmverleih / US & CA NEON Rated

  • Lichterfest Frankfurt – Hesse Premiere
  • Brussels International Fantastic Film Festival – Belgium Premiere
  • Overlook Film Festival – Opening Film
  • SXSW 2024 – US Premiere
  • Berlinale Special Gala – World Premiere

Thank you Tallinn!

Marc Bary, Talitha Huges, Maria Tsigka & Markus Halberschmidt, Emma Bading, Jaap van Heusden, Marco Vermaas, Jasper Quispel, Rogier de Blok

The delegation for THE MAN FROM ROME f.l.t.r. Marc Bary (IJswater Films), Talitha Huges, Maria Tsigka & Markus Halberschmidt (FICTION PARK), Emma Bading, Jaap van Heusden, Marco Vermaas, Jasper Quispel and Rogier de Blok at the photo-call before the internationale premiere.

We had a great time in Tallinn, watched several good films and enjoyed excellent food!

It’s a wrap for THE MAN FROM ROME !

Last night in Sittard (Limburg / NL) we successfully wrapped THE MAN FROM ROME by Jaap van Heusden after 29 shooting days!


f.l.t.r.: Markus Halberschmidt (FICTION PARK), Michele Riondino, Marie-Luise Stheins, Marc Bary (IJswater Films),
Raymond Thiry, Emma Bading, Jaap van Heusden, Aus Greidanus, Maria Tsigka (FICTION PARK)

A huge thank you to a wonderful crew, cast & all the extra’s for these amazing 29 shooting days in Limburg and North Rhine-Westphalia.

Directed by Jaap van Heusden with Michele Riondino, Emma Bading, Marie Louise Stheins, Raymond Thiry and many others.