25th International Film Festival

for Children and Young Audience

10 – 17 OCT 2020

The Orphanage

Original title: Parwareshgah
German title: Das Waisenhaus
90 min
Denmark, Germany, France, Luxembourg, Afghanistan, Qatar
from 15 years
German Premiere
Direction: Shahrbanoo Sadat
Script: Shahrbanoo Sadat


Cinestar Galerie Roter Turm | 08.10.2019 | 21:45

Cinestar Galerie Roter Turm | 11.10.2019 | 16:00

Afghanistan in the early 1990s: the country is still governed by the Soviet Union instead of Islamism. Street boy Qodrat is sent to an orphanage, where his everyday life consists of school, Bollywood dreams and true friendship. But threats and violence are omnipresent here as well.