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Once Upon a Time in Indian Country

Original title: Es einmal Indianerland
German title: Es einmal Indianerland
Germany, 2017

Director: Catak, Ilker
Production company: Riva Filmproduktion
Age recommendation: 14 years and up
Length: 96 min.
Film genre: Feature film

Adapted from Nils Mohl's eponymous novel, ?lker Çatak's feature debut is a wild genre mix between a boxer film, urban western, road movie and music video, set at the end of the summer holidays in a drab neighborhood on the outskirts of Hamburg. Young boxing talent Mauser is preparing for a pivotal competition when his father kills his step-mother and flees. Trying to find his father, Mauser embarks on a journey through the world of music, psychedelia, violence, love, and a biblical thunderstorm. And where does the Native American come into all of this?.

Istanbul IFF 2018, Ankara IFF 2018, Zlin 2018, Golden Sparrow Gera/Erfurt 2018, Schlingel Chemnitz 2018, YFF Rotterdam 2019

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Riva Film (DE)

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