Cookie settings

We use several types of cookies on this website to provide you with an optimal online experience, to increase the user-friendliness of our portal and to constantly improve our communication with you. You can decide which categories you want to allow and which you do not want to allow (see "Custom settings" for more information).
Name Usage Duration
privacylayerStatus Agreement Cookie hint1 year
vote_*Saving the tuning state to a videoJanuary 2038
Name Usage Duration
_gaGoogle Analytics2 years
_gidGoogle Analytics1 day
_gatGoogle Analytics1 minute
_galiGoogle Analytics30 seconds

Watchlist

You have the following 0 movies on your watchlist

Menu
27th International Film Festival

for Children and Young Audience

8 – 15 OCT 2022

Axolotl Overkill


Original title: Axolotl Overkill
German title: Axolotl Overkill
Trailer
94 min
German Focus
2017
2017
Germany
from 16 years
2017 | Chemnitz Festival Premiere
Direction: Helene Hegemann

SCHLINGEL Year

2017 | German Focus


Additional Information

After the death of her mother, 16-year-old Mifti and her older halfsiblings Annika and Edmont are a rather chaotic flat-sharing community. In other words, Mifti, who hates everything normal, does not stick to the rules, skips school and provokes at any given opportunity. She has little confidence in her father, a wealthy artist, who lives with his life companion in a completely “antibourgeois” fashion in a dilapidated house awaiting demolition, let alone accepting any advice from him. When Mifti gets to know somewhat unstable actress Ophelia, she does Berlin club scene tours with her for nights on end, which quite naturally include drugs and sex. Mifti believes she can grow up this way, but in fact, her burning desire is someone who cares for her. Her secret dreams circle around beautiful, mysterious art dealer Alice, whom Mifti had a passionate affair with and who could just as well be her mother. Or should be?