Worm's Treasure

Claudia Bille Stræde, Denmark, 2019

11 min.Series (documentary)Animation, Mini-series

A handsom murderer. A mad scientist. A devoted priest. A severed head and a lost treasure. Long forgotten, a fortune in stolen gold and silver might be hidden since the execution of the infamous murderer, swindler, thief, novel reader and masturbator Petri Worm in 1838. What is the key to finding the treasure? Krister Moltzen investigates the bizarre case of Worm and tries to unravel this 180 year old mystery.
Basic information Credits Festivals & awards
Original title Worms skat
Danish title Worms skat
Director Claudia Bille Stræde
Screenplay Krister Moltzen
Producer Tim Hinman
Sound Tim Hinman
Production designer Gustav Pontoppidan
Production country Denmark
Production company Third Ear
Comment 'Worm’s Treasure' is an experimental multi-platform true crime story told in a combination of 3 ani-mation films and 5 podcast episodes. It is created by Third Ear and Claudia Bille Stræde.


Production company Third Ear
With support from New Danish Screen


Direction Claudia Bille Stræde


Screenplay Krister Moltzen


Producer Tim Hinman
Production assistant Frederik Nielbo


Music Tim Hinman
Music Frederik Nielbo

Production design

Production designer Gustav Pontoppidan


Sound designer Tim Hinman
Sound mixer Mads Lundgård


Lead animator Laura Højberg Kunov
Animator Maria Sandvig

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