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The Dagger of Deliverance
Thousands of years ago arch demon Thrlaâ (Philipp Weimann) arose out of the throats of the Nine Hells. From that time on he walked around in Mistledale, which he transformed from an idyllic place into a darkness covered woodland. Abominable creatures – known as rattles – stalk through the woods of this desecrated place, searching for unsuspecting travelers to hunt, cut into pieces while they are still living and finally use for their cannibalic meals.
This is the region the gold-crazed half-elf tradesman Ellefdriel D’Indoulur (Jan Wienforth) wants to cross to bring an old artefact, an antique dagger that seems to have magical power of some kind, to the next town where he is able to sell it. His first attempt is a desaster and ends in a cruel and brutal bloodbath during which the rattles take possession of the dagger. But neither they nor Ellefdriel know about the power of this insignificant piece of prcious metal; and nobody knows of the danger this dagger means to their and Thrlaâ's sovereign of power in the Mistle Dale.
For the second attempt, however, the half-elf has recruited a group of four mercenaries: The battle-hardened, slightly choleric barbarian Targor (Mark Witzke), a habitual whispering but bold thief, Milf (Christof Naegel), a deformed gnome magician named Guz (Timon Weimann), and finally the neither heroic nor mysterious cleric Clerance (Henk Petrik). Escorted by this group Ellefdriel starts his second expedition into the dark Mistle Dale, but it is unknown yet who is going to survive Thrlaâ's and his horrible servants' welcome...
Download Movie Trailer (14 MB)
Download Scene IV: Rattle Attack (24 MB)
"Escorted by a group of four mercenaries the gold-crazed tradesman Ellefdriel starts an expedition into the dark Mistle Dale. After the group has found an empty chest, they get attacked by cruel malicious creatures in white robes - rattles! And the fight begins... "
Full Metal Battle MP3 - Main theme tune from The Dagger of Deliverance soundtrack, by Dustin Naegel.
Warrior's Fire MP3 - from The Dagger of Deliverance soundtrack, by Dustin Naegel.
Ashaba Ballad MP3 - from The Dagger of Deliverance soundtrack, by Dustin Naegel.
(Composed and performed by Christof (guitar) and Dustin Naegel (harpsichord) )
Swords and Sorcery Overture MP3 - from The Dagger of Deliverance soundtrack, by Dustin Naegel.
The piece is classically structured into four parts, almost like a rondo:
First of all A (the main theme), B (something like an interlude),
C (theme reprise + transposition) and finally D; a second, more romantic theme in a major key.
PRODUCTION Director Dustin Naegel Editing Assistant Christof Naegel Production Design Philipp Weimann Drwaings
Screenplay P. Weimann and D. Naegel Music Dustin Naegel Music of Trailer #1 Chris Field (rejected piece "Gothic Combat" from dead Ultima X: Odyssey)
Michael Hoenig (Baldur's Gate I OST, cue "The Stage is Set")
Lennie Morre (original not sold Outcast Soundtrack CD track 17)
Used Media Programs Windows Movie Maker 2.0 & Audacity STARRING Milf (the little thief in the black cape) Christof Naegel Targor (the heroic but choleric barbarian) Mark Witzke Guz Timon Weimann Ellefdriel D'Indoulur (the elfish merchant
in a red-black tunic)
Jan Wienforth 1st Soul Splitter Ruben Weimann 2nd Soul Splitter Philipp Weimann Clerance (the mysterious heroic fighter in the brown habit) Jan H. Petrik
SUPPORTING Undead Warriors Mercenaries Philip Bauermann Phillipp Weimann Jannis Schäfer Marvin Lützenkirchen Lars Wienforth Lalex Arlt René Leyhausen Marcel Serge Philip Schanz Jannis Schäfer Nils Emmler Tim Wegmann Joahannes Leirer Frederick Dauck Paul Hoffroge Christof Naegel Timon Weimann
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