Joys of Fatherhood


Felix (Matthias Schweighöfer) loves the single life and assumes that he would rather not be a Dad. Until his brother’s ferret gives him a vasectomy with an accurate bite, which subsequently raises the crucial question: What if he would want to be a Dad after all? He did donate sperm at some point and thankfully his brother Henne (Friedrich Mücke) figures out that the captivating sportscaster Maren Heinze (Isabel Polak) is – indirectly – pregnant with his child…


  • Distributed by: Warner Bros.
  • Box office / Tickets sold: 2.352.407
  • Release date: 06/02/2014

Produced by: PANTALEON Films, Wiedemann & Berg Film, Warner Bros. Film Productions Germany und Seven Pictures Film


  • FELIX: Matthias Schweighöfer
  • MAREN: Isabell Polak
  • HENNE: Friedrich Mücke
  • RALPH: Tom Beck
  • LEONIE: Lina Hüesker


  • Directed by: Matthias Schweighöfer
  • Co-Director: Torsten Künstler
  • Director of Photography: Bernhard Jasper
  • Screenplay by: Sebastian Wehlings, Christian Lyra, Andrea Willson, Murmel Clausen, and Matthias Schweighöfer