25th International Film Festival

for Children and Young Audience

10 – 17 OCT 2020

Too Far Away

Original title: Zu weit weg
German title: Zu weit weg
86 min
German Focus
from 10 years
German Premiere
Direction: Sarah Winkenstette
Script: Susanne Finken
Actor: Yoran Leicher, Sobhi Awad


Filmpalast Astoria (Zwickau) | 08.10.2019 | 17:00

Cinestar Galerie Roter Turm | 08.10.2019 | 08:15

Cinestar Galerie Roter Turm | 11.10.2019 | 10:15

Together with his parents and his older sister Isa, almost twelveyear-old Ben has to leave his home village because Niederkirchbach will soon be eaten up by a huge brown coal opencast mine. His only consolation is the Düren football team, for which he, a gifted striker, has already registered. In his new school, however, Ben is stamped as being an outsider.