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Wolf Children / Wolfskinder

Rick Ostermann Director: Rick Ostermann
Cast list: Levin Liam, Helena Phil, Vivien Ciskowska, Patrick Lorenczat, Willow Voges-Fernandes, Til-Niklas Theinert, Jördis Triebel, Hanna Lehmann
Screenplay: Rick Ostermann
Director of Photography: Leah Striker
Editor: Stefan Blau, Antje Lass
Producer: Rüdiger Heinze, Stefan Sporbert
Distribution: Filmproduktion
Rights: Filmproduktion
Country: Lithuania, Germany
Year: 2013
Running time: 96
Presentation format: 2k digital
Language: German
Subtitles: Czech, English
Movie synopsis: Two brothers, the older Hans (Levin Liam) and the younger Fritzen (Patrick Lorenczat), become the prey in a former Prussian area, now belonging to the USSR after the war. Their dying mother advises them to escape to a friendly family in Latvia. They meet other orphaned German children on their distressing journey, children who were forced to grow up prematurely, fighting for their own lives. Rick Ostermann's feature debut is construed as a hungrily naturalist wandering through a wild, cruelly enchanting summer landscape. The children's quest for safety represents another contribution to a gradually growing series of films that present German protagonists as the victims of the World War II.
 
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with support of
Goethe-Institut Tschechische Republik
Goethe-Institut Tschechische Republik
Screenings
21.03.2014 / 14:00 Praha |CineStar Anděl, # 9, Pilsner Urquell     buy ticket
22.03.2014 / 16:30 Praha |CineStar Anděl, # 9, Pilsner Urquell     buy ticket
26.03.2014 / 19:00 Praha |CineStar Anděl, # 9, Pilsner Urquell     buy ticket
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