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Mar 08, 2023

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About the film

In the heat of a shimmering Berlin summer, Nora spends her days as a third wheel to her older sister Jule and her best friend Aylin. When Romy comes onto the scene, a friendship blossoms. Nora instantly falls for her, opening up a whole new world and unexpected summer of love.

Genre

Drama

Runtime

1h 39m

Released

2020

Director

Leonie Krippendorff

Producer

Jost Hering

Cast

Anja Schneider, Lena Urzendowsky, Lena Klenke, Ogulcan Sert, Elina Vildanova, Jella Haase, Mohamed Issa

Awards & recognition

Bavarian Film Award

Winner Best Young Actress (Darstellernachwuchspreis) Lena Urzendowsky

Bavarian Film Award

Winner Best Direction - Young Film (Regienachwuchspreis) Leonie Krippendorff

German Film Critics Association Awards 2021

Winner Best Cinematography

Berlin International Film Festival 2020

Nominee Generation 14plus - Best Film

Guadalajara International Film Festival 2020

Nominee Best Feature Film

Istanbul International Film Festival 2020

Nominee Golden Tulip International Competition

What people are saying

Krippendorff's feature debut feels fresh and authentic, both in terms of the performances, and in the film's restless sense of place, the culturally mixed Kreuzberg neighbourhood of Kottbusser Tor.

Wendy Ide

Screen International

New and radical moments that linger in your daily thoughts for days to come.

Ariel Klinghoffer

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