Life on the farm of the Knoll family is not easy for the sheep Edeltraud. Their son Theodor is a true rascal! He loves playing tricks on everybody. One night Edeltraud gets kidnapped into the dark forest by a thief, fearing for her life. Eventually Theodor shows up trying to free Edeltraud.
Born 1968 in Boppard, studied film studies, theatre studies, and German philology in Mainz. From 1993 to 1996, Acht took part in several theatre and film directing workshops. He then worked as an assistant director for several short and advertising films. Acht won the 2004 Murnau short film award for his short film Dark Ages (2003, co-directed by Ali Eckert) and the Flensburg short film award. In 2007, Acht finished his debut feature film, the low-budget comedy Video Kings (again co-directed by Ali Eckert).