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27th International

Film Festival

for Children and Young Audience

8 – 15 OCT 2022
11 min
Short Film
Dates

*(In)Visible Night

2022
Germany
from 16 years

At dusk, the three set out from their social isolation into the city to break their life into invisibility.
At night, they dive into their world of thoughts and feelings and reflect on their decision to lead a dropout life.
At dawn they decide to regain their visibility through physical proximity.

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14 min
Short Film
Dates

2020: A 3rd Left Odyssey

2021
Portugal
from 7 years

During a perilous maneuver, Socks has his spacecraft damaged. To repair it, he embarks on an unprecedented journey through the vastness of outer space, where a much greater threat dwells: the Astro-Zombies.

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Trailer
112 min
German Focus
Dates

A Cloud in Our House

2021
Germany
from 15 years

Paul and Julia live happily together with their daughter Lilly in an idyllically situated family home. But when Julia dies unexpectedly, Paul has to shoulder the responsibility for his daughter and the costs of the house on his own. A challenge that almost breaks him.

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Trailer
90 min
Youth Film
Dates

A Male

2022
Colombia, France, Netherlands, Germany
from 16 years

16-year-old Carlos lives in a youth home. At christmas he desperately wants to spend time with his mother and sister. But in order to reunite the family, he has to leave the safety of the home and make his way on the streets of Bogotá.

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Trailer
93 min
Junior Film
Dates

A Second Life

2021
Tunisia
from 13 years

After a car accident Gadeha awakens in the hospital. Suddenly, he and his destitute family are living with a wealthy couple who even pay for Gadeha's treatment. Quickly he becomes friends with their son Oussama. But a dark secret seems to weigh on everything.

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Trailer
91 min
German Focus
Dates

Alfons Jitterbit 2 - Class Trip Chaos!

2022
Germany
from 10 years

The class trip starts for Alfons Jitterbit totally embarrassing. Not only that the unlucky boy oversleeps and shows up in his pyjama bottoms, moreover the suitcase contains only his mother's clothes. And he wanted to impress the nice Leonie on this very trip.

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13 min
Short Film
Dates

Around the Corner

2022
Slovenia
from 11 years

Eleven-year-old Nejc witnesses peer violence. He befriends Timi, a victim of violence.

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Trailer
100 min
Youth Film
Dates

Balaban

2021
Kazakhstan, UK, Russia, USA, Belarus (Weißrussland)
from 15 years

Ardak lives a good and sheltered life. But the young girl has HIV. Living with this disease is anything but easy. Then she meets the adventurous Zhanna at a charity event. The two develop feelings for each other and dream of travelling to Paris.

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Trailer
85 min
Children´s Film
Dates

Beanie

2021
Slovenia, Luxembourg, Croatia, Slovakia
from 9 years

Erik has hit the jackpot! He lives in a children's home and is allowed to spend Christmas with a wealthy family. But their daughter Lučka doesn't want that. She wanted Santa to give her a little sister, not a boy who never takes off his hat.

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3 min
Short Film
Dates

Befriend the Wind

2021
Czech Republic
from 5 years

A man struggles with unacceptable living conditions – with a strong wind. But how will his mind change and what will the wind bring?

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6 min
Short Film
Dates

Bella in the Belly: The Book

2022
Poland
from 5 years

Benny and the very, very little Bella, that in fact, hasn’t been born yet, are siblings that build a very exceptional relationship. Bella hears the sounds and voices and her imagination to bring things to life inside the belly.

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Trailer
92 min
Children´s Film
Dates

Belle and Sebastian: Next Generation

2022
France
from 9 years

Reluctantly, the 10-year-old Sebastian spends his holiday with his grandmother in the mountains. The city boy has little ambition to help. Eventually he meets the dog Belle, who is being mistreated by her owner. Sebastian is ready to do anything to protect the new friend.

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5 min
Short Film
Dates

Benztown

2021
Germany
from 14 years

A town is driven mad. The city of Stuttgart fights back with heavy action against its traffic chaos. With far reaching consequences. Other cities might follow the signal...

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Trailer
90 min
Junior Film
Dates

Bigman

2022
Netherlands, Germany
from 12 years

Dylan dreams of a career as a footballer. But then, after a car accident he is paraplegic. While still in hospital, he trains rigorously to be able to play again. But his father thinks Dylan has to accept his disability and seek fulfilment elsewhere.

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Trailer
90 min
Special Programme
Dates

Binti

2019
Belgium, Netherlands
from 9 years

Born in Congo, twelve-year-old Binti and her father Jovial have been living illegally in Belgium for many years. Binti feels like a Belgian and dreams of becoming a popular vlogger, such as her idol Tatyana. Binti also has a video blog and regularly fills it with funny shots of her everyday life, which is suddenly disturbed when once again she and her father have to flee from the police.

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9 min
Short Film
Dates

Birth of the Oases

2022
France
from 14 years

A cold-blooded snake and a hot-blooded camel become close friends.

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Trailer
104 min
Youth Film
Dates

Bittersweet Sixteen

2021
Belgium
from 15 years

Lotte is bullied by Astrid, the leader of the popular A-Girls at her school. And there are problems at home too. Her parents are separating because her mother has fallen in love with Astrid's mother. And yet Lotte's sixteenth birthday is coming up.

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Trailer
102 min
Panorama
Dates

Blueback

2022
Australia
from 14 years

The young girl Abby grows up in harmony with the sea. Always at her side: Blueback, a gigantic blue fish. But her friend and the coral reefs are in danger. Inspired by her activist mother, Abby takes on poachers to save Blueback.

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10 min
Short Film
Dates

Bootleg

2021
Germany
from 11 years

It´s 2002. She loves listening to music and creating perfect duplicates of her favourite hits on CD. Why not try to make some money with it? The new Anti-Shock Discman doesn´t seem that far out of reach anymore.

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Trailer
111 min
Youth Film
Dates

Butter

2020
USA
from 14 years

Butter is full of humour, a gifted saxophonist, but also very overweight. The mockery at school increases daily. Butter has had enough. He announces that he is going to eat himself to death in front of the whole world. This makes him the star of the school and he suddenly enjoys unusual popularity.

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Trailer
85 min
Junior Film
Dates

Captain Nova

2021
Netherlands
from 12 years

The 37-year-old pilot Nova travels through a wormhole into the past to prevent a devastating environmental disaster. But the time travel has unexpected side effects and so she awakens as a twelve-year-old in the year 2025. Now, she has to rely on the help of the teenager Nas to save the planet Earth.

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4 min
Short Film
Dates

Car Security

2022
Germany
from 16 years

Lisa has to rush to her next appointment and hires a car from a car security company. But the engine won't start. She encounters a holographic-complicated service agent and the disaster begins.

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Trailer
80 min
Children´s Film
Dates

Charlie Cooper - The Egg Mystery

2021
Netherlands
from 6 years

Nearly all men in Berends family were captains. Later, she also wants to go to the sea. And then the unbelievable happens! A mysterious egg has to be taken to a hidden island to hatch. So Berend and her friend Teus sail all alone across the sea in Grandpa's cutter.

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63 min
Panorama
Dates

Childhood

2022
Russia
from 8 years

Ten-year-old Saryal is perfectly happy in his village gang somewhere in Yakutia. The only thing left for perfect happiness is a bike, but getting one from the junkyard is impossible. So his father brings him a brand new model from the city, but the joy doesn't last long.

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4 min
Short Film
Dates

Clearance Sale

2021
Estonia, Bangladesh
from 16 years

A man wants the last pair from a sale. But there is a catch to getting it.

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19 min
Short Film
Dates

Desert Lights

2022
Chile
from 12 years

In the middle of Atacama desert, Antay sees his town disappearing due to the drought. Alongside his friends and their football team, they will try to hang on to the last sunrays, their childhood fragments and the ties with those who still resist.

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Trailer
108 min
Children´s Film
Dates

Detective Bruno

2022
Poland
from 8 years

Oskar never misses an episode of the TV series „Detective Bruno“. Therefore the famous detective should help him when Oscar finds a treasure map of his recently deceased parents. But the cocky actor doesn't like children, nor does he have any desire for adventure.

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18 min
Short Film
Dates

Diell

2022
Albania, France
from 12 years

The rebellious Vani and Dielleza develop an unlikely but close friendship. But when Vani leaves for England to be with her father, the sad Dielleza finds herself alone. Following Vani’s example, Dielleza runs away, suitcase in hand, walking the path of the train tracks to try and make her way back to her grandmother.

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8 min
Short Film
Dates

Dot

2022
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
from 14 years

In the not-too-distant future depression and loneliness are rampant. Human limbs have been bent by the extreme use of technological tools, their field of vision has been limited to the screen in front of them. A young man accidentally notices the beauty of nature.

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Trailer
109 min
Youth Film
Dates

Dr. Bird’s Advice for Sad Poets

2021
USA
from 14 years

A short time ago, Jamesʼ sister disappeared without a trace. In addition, social anxiety and panic attacks make every day at school for the 16-year-old a challenge. His constantly arguing parents are no help. He can only confide in Dr. Bird, his imaginary therapist, who is also a dove.

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Trailer
74 min
Animated Film
Dates

Dragon Princess

2021
France
from 9 years

A lonely dragon who hates humans wishes for children. So a sorceress gives him three eggs. Two little dragons hatch from them – and a wild girl with green hair. But when one day she brings home a princess, she has to leave the cave forever.

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95 min
Special Programme
Dates

Dreams Are Like Wild Tigers

2020
Germany
from 9 years

Ranji has just moved to Berlin. He dreams of dancing in a Bollywood movie, but his new classmates don’t seem to allow him to do that. His chance: a casting in Mumbai. His goal: to stand in front of the camera with his great idol.

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17 min
Short Film
Dates

Eger, 1552

2021
Hungary
from 12 years

Two sixth-graders lose their way on a school trip and find themselves in the middle of the siege of Eger in 1552, on the exact day that the Turks unleash their final attack on the iconic Hungarian castle.

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13 min
Short Film
Dates

Elena

2021
France, Croatia, Lithuania
from 16 years

Elena is enjoying her life in clouds, until she meets a charming Red Crane and a seed starts growing inside her. Not ready for the changes and sacrifices that the seed brings to her life, Elena rips it out of her body. Soon she will realise the consequences of doing so.

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12 min
Short Film
Dates

Elsa

2021
Spain
from 6 years

Elsa wants, like every child, to live happily and free. She knows that she is different from most, but she knows who she is. Elsa stands for tolerance, diversity and the possibility of choosing who we want to be.

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Trailer
87 min
Special Programme
Dates

Even Mice Belong in Heaven

2020
Czech Republic, France, Poland, Slovakia
from 10 years

Two arch-enemies on Earth – a small mouse and a fox – land in the sky after a deadly accident, abandoning their prejudices and becoming best friends. Because they have to go through a lot of adventures and encounter strange characters in this paradise, boredom never arises.

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5 min
Short Film
Dates

Fairy Horses

2022
Ukraine
from 4 years

The girl dreams of horses while she is travelling on the train. She wants to fly with them.

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Trailer
100 min
Youth Film
Dates

Falcon Lake

2022
Canada, France
from 14 years

13-year-old Bastien spends the summer vacation with his family and a couple who are friends at Falcon Lake in rural Canada. There the pubescent boy meets their older daughter Chloé. Both become closer. But a secret threatens to divide them.

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Trailer
Ella ( Lina Larissa Strahl ),Anais ( Safira Robens ),Cahide ( Tijan Marei ),Malene Becker ( Romy ),Tim ( Lorenzo Germeno ),Lavinia Wilson ( Heike )
100 min
German Focus
Dates

Featuring Ella

2022
Germany
from 14 years

A-levels, a job on the side and preparing for the song contest – all a bit much for Ella. But this contest offers the chance for her girl band to make it big. But there is real competition, namely the arrogant rapper alfaMK, who comes from a rich family.

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Trailer
FLY
110 min
German Focus
Dates

Fly

2021
Germany
from 15 years

The 20-year-old loner Bex is in prison and has to take part in a resocialisation programme. So she is supposed to prepare for a dance battle with the other "resis". In dancing, she actually finds a way back into life – but not without complications.

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9 min
Short Film
Dates

Franzy’s Soup-Kitchen

2021
France, Georgia
from 4 years

Lonely alien chef Franzy discovers that her special pink soup is not just delicious, but also magical, when she shares it with starving creatures living on a strange planet.

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Trailer
97 min
Junior Film
Dates

Gaja's World: This Is My Planet

2022
Slovenia
from 12 years

Life of the 14-year-old Gaja is colourful and exciting, especially now during the summer holidays. Not only does she reconcile with school friend Matic, she also brings her father and his partner Ema back together. In the end, she even helps to convict a mean blackmailer.

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13 min
Short Film
Dates

Get home Safe

2021
Germany
from 14 years

Fear is an old acquaintance for woman on the way home at night. Also for Lea, who is followed by a man after a night out in the club.

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5 min
Short Film
Dates

Giovanni

2021
Italy
from 6 years

The six year old Giovanni is engrossed in the play with his doll. On the bench in the park, the man next to him does not seem to agree with his interests …

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Trailer
117 min
Youth Film
Dates

Good Morning

2022
South Korea
from 15 years

For the first time, the young high school senior Su-mi finds attention and human warmth. Seo-jin, a hospice nurse, took in the young orphan to prevent her from suicidal thoughts. With the „Good Morning“ to the inmates of the home, Su-mi is now reminded every day of the preciousness of life.

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Trailer
103 min
Panorama
Dates

Heartbeast

2021
Finland, France, Germany
from 16 years

Because of her mothers new husband, Elina, a 15-year-old rapper, has to move to South France. Immediately, she feels drawn to her new charismatic stepsister Sofia. The initial affection degenerates more and more and develops into a toxic power play.

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Trailer
46 min
German Focus
Dates

Hidden Shadows

2022
Germany
from 12 years

Twelve-year-old Nick feels powerless. He is haunted by frightening hallucinations and does not want to confide in the adults. But his new classmate Leni encourages Nick to get to the roots of the cause of his visions. Together they set out on a search.

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4 min
Short Film
Dates

Hiding

2021
Großbritannien / UK
from 14 years

A young boy named Will is starting to come to terms with his sexuality. When his friends start to put pressure him to admit things that he’s not ready to share, Will has to learn the hard way that true acceptance won’t come from anyone else, but himself.

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Trailer
89 min
Panorama
Dates

How I Learned to Fly

2022
Serbia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Slovakia
from 11 years

Reluctantly, Sofia spends the summer with her grandmother and aunt on the Croatian island Hvar. She would rather hang out with her clique. But here too, adventures await her, her first kiss and at the same time she uncovers a long-kept family secret.

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91 min
Panorama
Dates

How Not to Marry a Princess

2021
Czech Republic, Germany, Slovakia
from 7 years

Three fates come to the castle with their predictions as to the future of little Prince Leopold: Leopold is to marry Josephine, daughter of the neighbouring king. But after her date in both it’s hate at the first sight and they look for a way to stop their wedding.

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8 min
Short Film
Dates

How To Survive the Heatwave and Stay Human

2021
Israel
from 14 years

It’s the hottest day of the year and Jerusalem is being devoured by a scorching heatwave! In the city center, three flatmates live in blissful ignorance under the cool caress of their air conditioner. But when the AC breaks down, one person must venture outside to find a new battery, and discover HOW TO SURVIVE THE HEATWAVE AND STAY HUMAN.

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67 min
Animated Film
Dates

Hug Me - The Movie

2022
Poland, China
from 4 years

Today is Teddys birthday. Papa bear wants his adventurous bear cub to have a beautiful cake for the occasion! Alas, the honey reserves of the den and the surrounding hives have run out. Teddy convinces papa bear to go search for the Golden Land where, some say, there is an endless source of honey.

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5 min
Short Film
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Hush Hush Little Bear

2022
Latvia
from 4 years

While the bear parents are away looking for berries and honey, the baby bears stay at home with the sheep. The bear cubs have a good time playing merrily with a ball of yarn, but soon enough the cubs find themselves all tangled up and everything is turned upside down!

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Trailer
99 min
Animated Film
Dates

I Am What I Am

2021
China
from 11 years

A-juan and his two friends no longer want to be outsiders. So the teenagers decide to become famous artists of the traditional Lion Dance. The former professional master Quiang is to train them. But taking part in the Guangzhou championship will be a tough challenge.

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18 min
Short Film
Dates

I am Leo

2021
Germany
from 11 years

"I am Leo" immerses itself into the emotional world of a child who is on the way to discover their gender identity. A film about expectations that overwhelm, about thoughts that restrict and about the courage to find yourself.

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7 min
Short Film
Dates

I'm Not Afraid!

2022
Germany, Norway
from 4 years

Vanja discovers that being brave means to face your own fears, and that everyone is scared now and then – even the big ones.

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Trailer
76 min
Animated Film
Dates

Icarus and the Minotaur

2021
Luxembourg, Belgium, France
from 10 years

Icarus, son of the famous inventor Daidalos, lived on the island Crete a long time ago. One day, while roaming around, he discovers a boy with a bull's head, the minotaur Asterios. The two become best friends until by order of the king Asterios is locked in a labyrinth.

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15 min
Short Film
Dates

In Dreams

Finland
from 14 years

The daughter of a single father keeps mysteriously disappearing every time she falls asleep.

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90 min
Special Programme
Dates

Into the Beat

2020
Germany
from 12 years

Katya Orlow comes from a famous ballet family. She has every chance of following in the footsteps of her late mother and that of her father Victor, who is still celebrated as a master dancer. At the moment she is training very hard to apply to the prestigious New York Ballet Academy. Then an accident happens ...

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Trailer
94 min
Panorama
Dates

Juniper

2021
New Zealand
from 15 years

Sam suffers from the death of his mother. Therefore, the 17-year-old is not very excited when his sick grandmother Ruth announces her visit from Great Britain. When he is suspended from school, the confrontation with the alcoholic Ruth is finally no longer avoidable.

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100 min
Panorama
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Kings of Rap

2021
Ukraine
from 16 years

Kazan and Arakhis want to become famous rappers. But Kazan questions the misogyny their song texts reflect more and more. The 17-year-old also wants so win the heart of his beloved Sveta. But when he gets recruited from car thieves, his dreams are in danger of being shattered.

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5 min
Short Film
Dates

Kiwi & Strit - Things Have Legs

2021
Denmark
from 4 years

The two funny and furry little creatures Kiwi and Strit have very different approaches to almost everything. When boulders with legs filling up the clearing where Kiwi and Strit live, trouble begins.

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15 min
Short Film
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Laika & Nemo

2022
Germany
from 11 years

Nemo looks different. Nobody else wears a diving suit and such a huge helmet. But then he meets Laika, an astronaut.

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112 min
Special Programme
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Last Film Show

2021
India, France
from 12 years

Young Samay lives in a small Indian village. When he visits a movie theater for the first time, the boy is determined: he wants to make movies himself! In exchange for his lunch box, projectionist Fazal lets him watch movies for free. But the local cinema is threatened with closure.

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8 min
Short Film
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Little Karl and the Elephants

2021
Germany
from 4 years

At the beginning of World War 1, little Karlchen has a big dream: to see the famous elephants of the Sarrasani Circus! To earn the entrance fee, he delivers potatoes to a merchant. But then everything turns out differently ...

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13 min
Short Film
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Luce and the Rock

2022
Belgium, France, Netherlands
from 6 years

One day a giant Rock lays in the middle of the village where Luce lives. The villagers can’t even open the door to their houses anymore! Everyone is angry. But one night Luce finds out where he belongs.

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Trailer
89 min
German Focus
Dates

Lucy Wanted

2021
Germany, Netherlands
from 8 years

With her ten years Lucy is actually too good for this world. This changes when her parents ice cream parlour face the end. 30,000 euros are needed, but the bank does not grant a loan. So Lucy decides to become a gangster and get the money.

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89 min
Special Programme
Dates

Madison - A Fast Friendship

2019
Germany, Austria
from 11 years

Twelve-year-old Madison has set her mind on becoming as successful as her father Timo, a professional cyclist. Timo, who named his daughter after a discipline in track cycling, namely two-man team riding, often overtaxes Madison. Although she still has a year to go, she is scheduled to take part in the Federal German training camp this summer.

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2 min
Short Film
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Master Painter Ranksy cleans up

2021
Germany
from 5 years

Street art rat Ranksy was caught spraying and now has to remove her own graffiti from a house wall. At first impossible for her, but the best ideas come in hopeless situations.

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14 min
Short Film
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Memoir of a Veering Storm

2022
Greece
from 14 years

It is a morning in September. A storm is about to break. Α mother drives a girl to school in the morning and picks up a woman at the end of the school day. Anna, a fifteen-year-old girl  sneaks out of school, and with the help of her boyfriend, they visit a hospital. There, she has to face an event that will jolt her into adulthood.

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4 min
Short Film
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Meta

2022
Germany
from 4 years

An animated film that takes up topics such as change, cycles, connection, and interaction in a playful and experimental way. The aim is to show that everything consists of many parts and that in the end we are all connected with each other.

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Trailer
74 min
Special Programme
Dates

Mezquite's Heart

2019
Mexico
from 9 years

Lucía belongs to the Yoreme people and lives a secluded life with her father, a harp player, and her grandparents in a small village in Sonora, Mexico. Lucía’s father Fidel cannot get over the death of his wife and drowns his grief in alcohol. The little girl’s biggest wish is to play the traditional harp like her father, to touch his heart and be loved by him again.

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Trailer
81 min
Children´s Film
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Mini-Zlatan and Uncle Darling

2022
Sweden, Norway, Netherlands
from 6 years

Ella is a great fan of the footballer Zlatan Ibrahimović and from her uncle Tommy. That's why she is happy that she can stay with Tommy for a week. But then he supposedly has a lot to do.But in reality he receive a visit – from his new boyfriend Steve. Sure, he has to be scared away!

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Trailer
100 min
Panorama
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Miss Viborg

2022
Denmark
from 16 years

Solvej was a beauty queen once ago. Now the bitter 61-year-old lives isolated, follows a strict daily routine and mourns for missed opportunities. Until she gets to know the 17-year-old Kate. The two women soon share an unusual friendship.

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Trailer
93 min
Special Programme
Dates

Mission Ulja Funk

2021
Germany, Luxembourg, Poland
from 10 years

Incredible! The twelve-year-old Ulja has discovered an asteroid that will crash into the earth in exactly four days in far-away Belarus. But the deeply religious grandma Olga thinks, that this is hellish stuff. However Ulja desperately wants to greet VR-24-1720 at the crash site.

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5 min
Short Film
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Mister Paper's Birthday

2021
Belgium, Germany
from 4 years

Mister Paper lives in a world of paper and creates everything he needs with his scissors. From the decorations to the birthday cake, he has prepared everything for his birthday. He is only missing the guests, which of course he makes himself. 

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Trailer
80 min
Panorama
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Moja Vesna

2022
Slovenia, Australia
from 11 years

The mother of 10-year-old Moja dies unexpectedly. The family, living in a Melbourne suburb, has been torn apart ever since. So Moja must involuntarily become an adult to bring her distant father and his moody sister back together.

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8 min
Short Film
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Mom is always right

2022
Czech Republic
from 7 years

Mirek has a huge belly and nobody knows why. His big belly causes many complications. We follow the stories of several heroes, each with unusual troubles. What would happen if mom was always right?

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4 min
Short Film
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Monkey Domino

2021
Germany
from 5 years

An ape is reminiscing about his life in the jungle. At the zoo he meets a manager and his daughter, who is a great fan of animals. The Orang-utan and the girl both have a lot of fun together and a chain of occasional events changes the apes cage life for ever.

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Trailer
100 min
Special Programme
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Moon Rock for Monday

2020
Australia
from 13 years

Monday has to take her medication every day because the young girl is terminally ill. She is taught at home and well looked after by her single father Bob. But Monday dreams of seeing the places her father talks to her about. Especially Uluru, the red mountain in northern Australia.

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Trailer
87 min
Panorama
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More Than I Deserve

2021
Israel, Germany
from 14 years

Tamara and her twelve-year-old son Pinchas emigrated from Ukraine to Israel. Encouraged by a religious neighbour, the shy boy would like to participate in the traditional Bar Mitzvah ceremony. But the mother rigorously refuses this. The conflicts take their course.

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14 min
Short Film
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Mortimer and the Vanishings

2021
Germany
from 5 years

Ten-year-old Mortimer loves the order and wants to know why things are disappearing in his neighboorhood recently. When his little sister Emma disappears, all he has to do to save her is the adventurous journey into the junk dimension.

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Trailer
120 min
Youth Film
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Motherhood

2022
Spain
from 14 years

What does it mean to be a mom? What does it mean to be a child? At the age of 14, the girl Carla already has to deal with both of these questions. Pregnant and without a perspective, she is preparing for a new life in a centre for teenage mothers.

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Trailer
92 min
Panorama
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Murina

2021
Croatia, Brazil, USA, Slovenia
from 16 years

Julija's family spends every summer on the picturesque Adriatic Sea. But appearances are deceptive: father Ante is bossy and has to control everything. The visit of the wealthy Javier not only offers the 17-year-old a way out, but also confronts her parents with their past.

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28 min
Short Film
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My Daddy is an Alien

2022
South Korea
from 16 years

One day, an Alien daddy came.

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Trailer
89 min
German Focus
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My Life as Lotta - Okey Dokey Alpaka

2022
Germany
from 10 years

Lotta is looking forward to her first school trip to Amrum! But her joyful anticipation is already dampened when she leaves, because her dad Rainer joins the trip as accompanying person. Oh, how embarrassing! But it's even more awkward when the French exchange student Rémi doesn't leave her side.

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87 min
Youth Film
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My Night

2021
France, Belgium
from 15 years

Marions sister Alice died five years ago. The 18-year-old has by no means come to terms with the loss. Today would have been Alice’ 23rd birthday. So Marion goes on a night tour through Paris. There she meets Alex, who is also going through a life crisis.

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83 min
Junior Film
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My Robot Brother

2022
Denmark
from 11 years

Like every child, Alberte also has a robot as her personal assistant. But her „Robbi“ is completly outdated. So everyone in class is laughing about her. Until Alberte gets the very latest modell for her birthday: robot Konrad, who looks like a human being and also behaves like one.

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10 min
Short Film
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Nameless

2021
Italy
from 16 years

An ordinary school day told through the eyes of a seven-year-old boy: made up of games, fun classes, happy meals, and going home. An ordinary day that vanishes into the blue, like the denied dream of the young protagonist.

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Trailer
92 min
Panorama
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Ninjas Down the Street

2022
Netherlands
from 10 years

The pirates around Captain Hector and son Billy feel right at home in Sandsborough. This changes when the ninjas, the sworn enemies of the pirates, move into the street. While Billy befriends ninja daughter Yuka, the ultimate battle breaks out between the groups.

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Short Film
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Oh So Convenient

Taiwan (Republik China), Estonia
from 16 years

A man who has a unique way of using toilet paper after pooping. A couple who always order food because they don’t like to put on clothes. A family who has a way to avoid washing dishes. A woman who likes her table to be sparkly clean. People use bags for every little thing. Just like that, the convenience of life at your fingertips which we enjoy every single day.  Too much waste? No problem, flash them all down to the toilet!

 

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114 min
Junior Film
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Oliver's Universe

2022
Spain
from 11 years

Winter 1985: young Oliver is forced to move in with his grandfather because his family is broke. He feels lost, as everything is new to him. At the same time, the Comet Halley passes by. The boy finds comfort in the stars and sees the solution to all his problems.

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Trailer
100 min
Panorama
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Once upon a time in Euskadi

2021
Spain
from 14 years

In 1985, the Basque Country is scarred by the ETA conflict. In a small, industrial town, Marcos, a cycling enthusiast, and his friends José Antonio, Paquito and Toni experience the long-awaited summer holidays and become acquainted with their first love, drugs and radical political activism.

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11 min
Short Film
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Operation Frankenstein

2022
Spain
from 11 years

Three siblings find a broken mannequin in the dumpster and decide to rebuild it using whatever they can find. After that, they try to animate it like Dr. Frankenstein did with his monster.

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20 min
Short Film
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Our Name is Anna

2021
Italy
from 12 years

Anne Frank is the symbol of all the children who were victims of the Shoah but also of those who today continue to be discriminated against. Her ideals are shared through the eyes of a contemporary teenager named Anna.

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4 min
Short Film
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Painting by Numbers

2021
Australia
from 14 years

A child's encounter with classic masterpieces triggers a confronting epiphany

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Trailer
92 min
Youth Film
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Paula

2022
Argentina, Italy
from 14 years

Paula hates her body and wants nothing more than to be as slim as the women on social media. To express her feelings, Paula creates an anonymous blog and becomes part of a large virtual community that shares her problems.

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2 min
Short Film
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Piece of Art

2021
Netherlands
from 11 years

A burglar breaks into a museum and breaks more than he wants. As he tries to escape he can't help but burn, tear and crack the stolen painting until we are left with nothing but a small... piece of art. 'A piece of art' is a comedic, short animated POV film.

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8 min
Short Film
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Pig

2022
Netherlands
from 14 years

A group of animals hook up a power grid to the socket-shaped snout of one big, sleeping pig. The animals use the pig’s energy for simple things at first, but soon they render themselves dependent on a city where every single thing – the useful and the useless – is automated...

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17 min
Short Film
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Planet Robin

2022
Norway, Romania, Denmark
from 6 years

Robin goes out in the woods when her parents argue. There she meets a little planet that has been injured. She brings the planet home. But planets don’t like living in garages, and little girls don’t like it when parents argue.

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Trailer
76 min
German Focus
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Rabbit Academy - Mission: Eggpossible

2022
Germany, Austria
from 5 years

Big city rabbit Max returns to the Rabbit Academy. Because there he gets trained to become a master rabbit. The lessons are tough and then Easter is in danger! Leo, the leader of a gang of city rabbits, is behind it. Together with the foxes he wants to steal all the Easter eggs.

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10 min
Short Film
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Rest in Piece

2021
Germany, France, Qatar
from 16 years

Midyan decides to run away from his war-torn home. He packs his bag with objects that remind him of his loved ones and embarks on a journey into the unknown. Soon he is starving and resorts to eating the objects he has packed. The effects are monstrous yet they give him the strength to carry on through the scorching desert. Eventually, he arrives half-dead on the other shore of the sea and eats the most precious of his objects: a family portrait. This gives him the strength to finish his journey.

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85 min
Junior Film
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Rinoceronte

2021
Argentina
from 12 years

Most of the time Damián takes care for himself. The eleven-year-old barely sees his father. One morning he is picked up by the police and placed in the care of the social worker Leandro and the foster mother Mecha. But Damián desperately wants to go back home.

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10 min
Short Film
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Sand Pie

2022
Czech Republic
from 6 years

Mína and her toy friend are having fun in a sandpit. Suddenly, mud pies are stamped out and her toy is captured by cycling Totemites! Saving the toy Mina has to overcome risky challenges.

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9 min
Short Film
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Shower Boys

2021
Sweden
from 11 years

After a heated training match with the team, twelve-year-old Viggo and Noel go home to challenge each other’s limits and masculinity. A sudden stop to an innocent game questions what a male friendship is allowed to be.

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82 min
Children´s Film
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Singo

2022
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
from 9 years

Shafa is a brave, self-confident girl who loves animals above all else. When the fishermen on her island catch rare horseshoe crabs and want to kill them for their precious blood, she secretly puts them back into the sea. With dire consequences for her family!

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Trailer
90 min
Panorama
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Sisterhood

2021
Nordmazedonien, Kosovo, Montenegro
from 15 years

Maya and Jana are best friends. They stick together no matter what. At least, that's how it's been so far. When they are the only witnesses to a fatal accident, Jana's influence on Maya becomes more dominant. She demands that she keeps quiet about the experienced. But Maya is at the end of her energy.

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80 min
Special Programme
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Sisters: The Summer We Found Our Superpowers

2020
Norway
from 6 years

Vega is nine years old and very level-headed. She is “the only normal person in the family”, so to speak. Her five-year-old, wild sister Billie does whatever she wants, her father does not exactly behave like an adult and her mother has to rest in a clinic this summer because “she always thinks so much”.

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Trailer
90 min
Youth Film
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So Damn Easy Going

2022
Sweden, Norway
from 15 years

Joanna is always under pressure, is fidgety and has trouble concentrating. The 18-year-old suffers from ADHD. She finds distraction while being in the swimming pool or during casual sex with Matheus. But now her medication is running out and Joanna has no money for new ones. What is she to do?

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25 min
Short Film
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Spare Parts

2021
Germany
from 6 years

Lina is in urgent need of a new heart. But she certainly does not want one from a dead child! At a junkyard, she looks for of parts in order to build herself an own heart. There, Kalle comes in her way. After initial difficulties, she convinces him to join her search.

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15 min
Short Film
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Stok&Bok in Paris

2022
Netherlands, France
from 6 years

When Stok finds a newspaper article with a picture of the Mona Lisa, he instantly falls in love. Mistaking the photo for a selfie, he sets out to find his beloved. Stok and Bok travel to Paris in France. Impatiently, Stok crosses the city in search of Lisa. Will he find his happy ending?

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96 min
Children´s Film
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Stop my Stepmom!

2021
Hungary
from 7 years

Dorka always keeps thinking of the fairy tale of the king's daughter and the wicked stepmother that her mother once read to her. It’s because her father wants to marry again, to the unsympathetic Viola. Just like in the story she pursues an evil plan.

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Trailer
122 min
Panorama
Dates

Stop-Zemlia

2021
Ukraine
from 14 years

It’s Masha, Yana and Senia’s last but one year of high school. Among the thriving pot plants in the classroom and to the sound effects of a Biology lesson about physical signs of stress, the young protagonists grapple with themselves and with one another.

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5 min
Short Film
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Stories from the Sandbox: Wasp

2021
Poland
from 5 years

Tommy doesn’t like wasps and one comes through the kindergarten window, causing a huge commotion. The boys try to count how many legs it has and the girls love the wasp’s fluffy body. The kindergarden-teacher finds it difficult to control the general chaos.

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6 min
Short Film
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Sun

2021
Czech Republic
from 5 years

The story follows a little boy, who lives on a planet with no sunlight. Despite this fact, the boy decides to find the Sun. He and his little dog travel to the peak of the great mountain. A dangerous journey begins.

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Trailer
99 min
Special Programme
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Sun Children

2020
Iran (Islamic Republic of)
from 12 years

Ali and his friends keep themselves afloat with small cheatings when a big fish beckons. They get the order to cover a treasure buried in a drain shaft. To get into the tunnel, they become part of the “Sun School”, a school for street children.

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Trailer
84 min
Panorama
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Sun and Daughter

2021
Bolivia, Spain, Germany
from 9 years

Lucía lives on the picturesque Isla del Sol in Lake Titicaca. The 10-year-old finds it hard to bear the absence of her father. In her imagination, memories of the father merge with mythical stories, and Lucia consider dramatic plans to find him again.

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Trailer
90 min
Panorama
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Super Furball Saves the Future

2021
Finland
from 6 years

Emilia's guinea pig imbues her with superpowers. To save the world from a future without bees, she travels to the future, only to detect that the success of her mission is tied to saving the school bully, of all things. And then Emilia loses her powers, too.

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98 min
Children´s Film
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Sweet Potato Flavored Ice Cream

2022
China
from 9 years

For the first time, Biubiu spends his holiday with his grandmother and uncle in the country. Everything is so different there, he is even told to eat fried insects. But even worse is that the boys from the village don't play with him. But Biubiu does not let himself be shaken off!

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10 min
Short Film
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Swop - Dentist

2022
Netherlands
from 6 years

Sef doesn’t want to go to the dentist. He tricks Wesley into swapping heads with him. Wesley has no choice but to go through with Sef’s dental treatment. Fortunately, the pain is soothed by the present he gets from Sef’s parents as consolation. Wesley decides not to tell Sef about the present.

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Trailer
78 min
German Focus
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Tales of Franz

2022
Austria, Germany
from 8 years

Franz is the smallest in the class. Furthermore he is often mistaken for a girl because he has such beautiful golden curls. But even worse: He gets a beeping voice when he is excited. Luckily there is the influencer Hank, who coaches boys like him "from Zero to Hero".

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7 min
Short Film
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The Big Tantrum

2022
France, Belgium
from 4 years

Robert has not had a good day. He comes back from school in a bad mood and gets sent to his room by his Dad. He feels something horrible rising up inside him: it is anger…

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13 min
Short Film
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The Biscuiteers

2022
Bulgaria, Spain
from 6 years

Ellie's family moves in an old house. The three Biscuiteers  - Pepper, Basil and Rosemary - wake up after a very long sleep just to find their house completely changed and meet the new family.

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Trailer
92 min
Youth Film
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The Box

2021
Mexico, USA
from 15 years

Hatzín, a teenager from Mexico City is handed his father's remains in a metal box. On the way home, he meets Mario, a seemingly nice employment agent. Hatzín see him as a father figure and starts working for him – with serious consequences.

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Trailer
84 min
German Focus
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The Crossing

2020
France, Germany, Czech Republic
from 13 years

Kyona and Adriel are forced to leave, together with their family, the idyll of their homeland. When the siblings are seperated from their parents during a train inspection, the two children have to continue their journey alone. An odyssey across the continent and beyond its borders begins.

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60 min
German Focus
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The Goose Princess

2022
Germany
from 8 years

Since Princess Polly's brother disappeared years ago, their kingdom has been in mourning. After an incident, Polly, the adventurer Leif and the resistance fighter Hagen go into hiding with a magical old woman. Together they try to free the land from its grief.

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Trailer
85 min
Special Programme
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The Horizon

2020
France
from 15 years

Adja and her best friend mock Arthur and other young people who take a stand for climate and environment. Adja wants to live and have fun without thinking about tomorrow. As she gets closer to Arthur, she suddenly understands his motives more and more and becomes his companion in the fight against concrete.

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Trailer
84 min
Animated Film
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The Island

2021
Romania, France, Belgium
from 16 years

Robinson is a doctor living alone on a Mediterranean island. One day, he rescues the only survivor of a capsized refugee boat from Africa. Robinson calls him Friday and, accompanied by poetry and symbolism, sets off with him on an imaginary journey to paradise.

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Trailer
97 min
Panorama
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The Mercator Trail

2022
Belgium
from 13 years

For his 18th birthday, Benji inherits a box of antiques from his lost father, including an atlas. Together with his crush Slien and the researcher Zeppos, he tries to solve the riddle of the book. But they are not the only ones on the trail of the mystery.

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7 min
Short Film
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The Most Boring Granny in The Whole World

2022
Germany
from 6 years

Greta has the most boring grandma in the whole world. Then Greta gets the idea, to play funeral with her grandma. This confronts them with some new questions. Because what remains when you have to leave life behind?

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Trailer
85 min
German Focus
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The Mucklas…and How They Came to Pettson and Findus.

2022
Germany, Luxembourg
from 6 years

They love disorder and chaos: the little Mucklas. That's why mister Hansson's stuff shop is just right for them. But then the shop is rented to the exterminator Karl, a real Mister Clean. So, the Mucklas are in great danger and have to find a new home.

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120 min
German Focus
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The Ordinaries

2022
Germany
from 15 years

The people in Paulas world are divided into main and supporting characters as well as outtakes – like in a movie. Her father was a main figure. So, she gets the chance of moving up into this category even though her mother is just a supporting character.

But then Paula's "heart reader" causes problems.

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12 min
Short Film
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The Other Side of Curiosity

2022
Romania
from 11 years

When a small girl discovers that everybody has a different story about a wall at the edge of their society, she decides to find out the truth on her own.

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Trailer
104 min
German Focus
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The Path

2021
Germany, Spain
from 12 years

France, 1940: Rolf and his father Ludwig went into hiding while fleeing from the Nazis and would like to go on to New York. To do this, they have to cross the Pyrenees. The parentless Núria should guide them. But then, Ludwig gets arrested and the two children have to fend for themselves.

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11 min
Short Film
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The Perfect Fit

2022
Lithuania
from 6 years

Patrick lives in a children’s home. After seeing a parrot in the zoo, he becomes obsessed with them, which makes it even harder for him to belong and find parents who want to adopt him.

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DER RÄUBER HOTZENPLOTZ
106 min
German Focus
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The Räuber Hotzenplotz

2022
Germany, Switzerland
from 8 years

The Robber Hotzenplotz has actually stolen Grandma’s coffee grinder! Sure, Kasperl and Seppel have to help her. So they set a trap for the robber. But Hotzenplotz is not stupid and lures the two into his cave. An adventurous confusion takes its course.

 

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10 min
Short Film
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The Sausage Run

2021
Germany
from 14 years

This is the tragic story of a little lamb told with the help of multiple Zoetropes, loosely based on the well-known Grimm’s fairy tale ‘Little Red Riding Hood’.

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Trailer
98 min
German Focus
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The School of Magical Animals

2022
Germany
from 8 years

Excitement at the Winterstein School! Mortimer Morrison presents two new magical animals and the rehearsals for a musical begin. Ida is to direct and her secret crush Jo should play the lead role. Everything would be perfect if it weren't for the conceited Helene always interfering.

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Trailer
88 min
Children´s Film
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The Seekers - Thrill Night

2021
Denmark
from 10 years

Year after year, Asgers and Esthers families celebrated Halloween together. But now, Esther wants to go without „loser“ Asger to a party, while he has to babysitt his little sister Petra. Then Petra disappears from the flat. An thrilling search begins!

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12 min
Short Film
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The Sky is a Square

2022
Germany
from 6 years

Chelar is upset. Upset with climate change, with the rules of her classmate’s games and with the absence of any real connection with nature. So Chelar decides to become a tree. What starts as a spontaneous act soon becomes a mind changing example.

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Trailer
101 min
Junior Film
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The Sleeping Beast

2022
Estonia, Latvia
from 13 years

Kristjan and his gang prefer to play in the ruins of an industrial plant. Of course, this is strictly forbidden. That's why they are at a complete loss when the old guard Elmar falls into a deep pit. They swear not to tell anyone about it for the time being.

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Trailer
100 min
Youth Film
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The Space Among Us

2022
Slovenia, Canada
from 14 years

14-year-old Tobi from Canada has to spend the holidays in his mother's Slovenian homeland. There he feels like an outsider. Then he meets the old, blind Herman, who teaches him about the night sky. And then there is also Tjaša, who becomes the centre of Tobi's universe.

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18 min
Short Film
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The Squonk

2022
Germany
from 12 years

A beautiful kingdom. An eerie howling in the woods. The hunter Frederick is sent to catch the mysterious Squonk once and for all ...

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4 min
Short Film
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The Story of Chaos

2022
Singapore
from 8 years

A student presents an imaginative rendition of the ancient Taoist parable of Chaos. She is admonished by her teacher for her unorthodox delivery. Two parallel narratives run through the film: the quashing of the student’s creativity and the death of Chaos in the parable.

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Trailer
82 min
Junior Film
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The Strangest Girl in the World

2021
Argentina
from 11 years

Melién has no friends, trouble in school and is avoided by the other pupils. But for her that is not important because she has a blooming imagination, loves to draw monsters and writes bizarre stories. But when her drawings come to life, the adventure begins.

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90 min
Panorama
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The Tesla Case

2022
Bulgaria
from 9 years

Inspired by the genius Nikola Tesla, the young “inventor” Tony is working on a wireless electricity device. His discovery should solve the global energy crisis. During a stay at a vacation camp together with his girlfriend Raja, he continues his experiments.

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18 min
Short Film
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The Thrown Away Book

2022
Poland
from 12 years

Levi and Toni, father and son, find a mysterious object – a discarded, damaged book. With their joint efforts they restore it to its former glory and shine. The result they achieve exceeds their expectations.

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Trailer
95 min
Panorama
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The Tiger's Nest

2022
Italy
from 7 years

In the valleys of the Himalayas, orphan boy Balmani saves a Bengal baby tiger from death. Together they flee from ruthless poachers to Taktsang Monastery in Bhutan. The monks living there protect the orphaned tigers. Balmani, too, would do anything to protect his new friend Mukti.

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7 min
Short Film
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The Water Sommelier

2021
Germany
from 16 years

As a trained water sommelier, and soon to be water whisperer, Hugo Rehberg is passionate about all things transparent, wet and liquid. A award-winning satirical short film about water. Contains wet and dry humour.

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65 min
Animated Film
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The Websters Movie

2022
Slovakia, Czech Republic
from 6 years

The litte spider Lili Webster lives together with her brother Hugo, her parents and her grandparents in the machine room of an elevator. But her world is so much bigger than than just the family spiderʼs web. After many adventures, she is now in for the biggest and most dangerous of them all: meeting a human being.

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7 min
Short Film
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This Hut is Too Small!

2021
France
from 6 years

Gramps knocks the last nail into a cute little hut he has made for his grandson. But the youngster finds it a bit too small, and ugh!! There’s even a worm inside! “Go and fetch one of our chicks” chuckles the old man, “He’ll take care of it!”

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Trailer
86 min
Panorama
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Three Wishes for Cinderella

2021
Norway
from 9 years

Cinderella is suppressed by her coldhearted stepmother. During a secret horseback riding she runs into the prince. Both find pleasure in each other. But the stepmum trys everything to marry her natural daughter Dora to the king’s son. Can three magic nuts help Cinderella?

 

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19 min
Short Film
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Titan

2021
Belgium
from 14 years

Nathan is a thirteen year old boy. Driven by his new friend Malik, he prepares himself for a strange ritual to become a member of a teens gang.

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103 min
Junior Film
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Too Old for Fairy Tales

2022
Poland
from 11 years

Waldek is a passionate gamer and totally spoiled. This changes when is mother has to go to the hospital and his strange aunt looks after him. Because she pays attention to healthy eating and exercise. Just when he is preparing for an important game tournament!

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8 min
Short Film
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Toru Superfox: Hungry Beast

2021
Poland
from 5 years

Little fox Toru decides to become a superhero following the footsteps of his grandma – the legendary Supervixen. Whenever there is trouble, Toru puts on his superhero eye mask and rushes to help.

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15 min
Short Film
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Tutù

2021
Italy
from 14 years

A small town in southern Italy is shaken by the death due to anorexia of the dancer Maria La Torre. Ester, for whom Maria represented an ideal of beauty and talent, seems destined for the same fate as her friend.

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Trailer
111 min
Panorama
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Two Friends

2021
India
from 9 years

Palash and Safi are spending every free minute together. They catch fireflies, fly kites or skip school to watch a film with their favourite star Amitabh Bachchan. But then Palash drowns in the river. And Safi has to cope with the loss of his best friend.

 

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Trailer
78 min
Children´s Film
Dates

Unknown Treasures

2022
Lithuania
from 8 years

Because the parents have so much to do, they send Austėja to her grandparents. A week of boredom in the countryside! Luckily she is allowed to take her friend Martynas with her. But then everything turns out differently. Because the two of them receive a mysterious assignment as soon as they arrive.

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100 min
Special Programme
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VS.

2018
UK
from 15 years

Eminem’s “8 Mile” in a British seaside resort: rage is the sensation Adam feels most often. He is furious with his foster families, his social worker and especially with his mother, who abandoned him when he was little. After destroying his room at his new foster parents’ home in a dispute, he has to move again.

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Trailer
77 min
Special Programme
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Vacarme

2020
Canada
from 13 years

The 13-year-old Émilie has to move into a residential group for young people after her overstrained mother kicked her out of the house. The friendship she builds with her foster sister Ariel and the desire to become a guitarist give the girl a firm hold.

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115 min
Youth Film
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War Pony

2021
USA
from 15 years

23-year-old Bill and twelve-year-old Matho belong to the Lakota Tribe and live on the reservation. While Bill supports his family with odd jobs and dreams of his own poodle breed, Matho tries to avoid his violent father and gets more and more involved in the criminal milieu.

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15 min
Short Film
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When The Trees Come

2022
Iceland
from 11 years

Þröstur is eight years old, his older sister Dagný is 13. One full-moon night Þröstur wakes with a start and sees Dagný’s bed is empty, he goes to her bedside to find blood spots on her bedsheets.

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19 min
Short Film
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When the Swallows Fly Away

2021
Belgium
from 16 years

In a small rural village, a young boy befriends Fernand and

Andrée, a farmer couple who, at the age of 80 years, find

themselves at trouble feeding their remaining livestock.

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Trailer
90 min
Youth Film
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White Berry

2022
Netherlands
from 15 years

Grace, a Dutch-African girl with albinism, feels like an outsider with her white skin. Again and again, the 17-year-old has to endure insults and exclusion in her neighbourhood. But then she meets Kya, who takes her into her Afro dance team and encourages her to live her African identity.

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4 min
Short Film
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Who said Monster?

2021
Italy
from 4 years

It’s a dark night and a frightened little bird goes into the woods. He is afraid because during the day the birds that live in the trees, say that hiding in the woods there is a monster.

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85 min
Panorama
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You Are Here, You Were Here

2019
Japan
from 12 years

Kishimoto is bullied at school. Only the young librarian Miss Shoko is able to cheer the twelve-year-old up. When his classmate Kayama asks him to do a radio show with him, Kishimoto initially refuses. But secretly, he does not want to be an outsider any longer.

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