History of the Company

  • 2005
  • Alexander Dittner takes over 100% of Xframe gmbh.
  • In October, “Bully & Rick” is awarded the German Comedy Award in the “Best Sketch Show” category.
  • For their work on “Dreamship Surprise – Period 1”, the herbX studio’s sound experts are nominated for the German Film Award in the category of “Best Sound Design”.
  • For “Lissi and the Wild Emperor”, herbX film and Michael Bully Herbig start work on their first CGI-animated movie. Total production time is 2-3 years, and, in cooperation with Scanline, a VFX company, a dedicated animation studio is set up for the production of the movie.
  • 2006
  • Production of the 2nd season of “Bully & Rick” with a total shooting time of 80 days starts.
  • herbX tonstudios is in charge of sound editing for “Hui Buh – the Castle Ghost”, a Rat Pack production directed by Sebastian Niemann.
  • The CGI movie “Lissi and the Wild Emperor” is in its second year of production.
  • The second season of the “Bully & Rick” TV show is first broadcast on September 18. In 2007, again being nominated for the German Comedy Award, the show is awarded the WDR Eins Live Krone as “Best Comedy Show”.
  • 2007
  • After a total production time of two years, the CGI-animated movie “Lissi and the Wild Emperor” is released to German cinemas, recording the best box office results out of all German movies that year.
  • The 4D cinema motion ride “Lissi and the Wild Emperor” becomes a highly popular attraction at Bavaria Filmstadt.
  • After almost 10 years of successful sound studio work, Michael Bully Herbig withdraws from the sound business. The herbX tonstudios are sold, their new name now being Wavefront Studios. Within the framework of further restructuring measures, herbX medienproduktion gmbh merges with herbX film gmbh.
  • Script development for “Vicky the Viking”, a new feature film, starts.