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Summer with the Ghosts

Original title: Sommer mit den Burggespenstern, Der
German title: Sommer mit den Burggespenstern, Der
Austria/Canada, 2003

Director: Neuburger, Bernd
Production company: Extrafilm, Vienna
Co-producers: La Fete, Montreal/Canada, Rock Demers
Age recommendation: 6 years and up

A film is being shot at medieval Finsterstein Castle to the great dismay of the resident spooks. Nine-year-old Caroline, who accompanies her father to the set, and Jakob, a boy from the local village, intermediate between the mortal and ghostly factions. An intrigue almost ruins the young friendship. (Source: Austrian Films 2003)

Ten year-old Caroline follows her father, an Austrian director, onto the set of his latest film in a medieval castle. Something seems to keep going wrong with the special effects and Catherine suspects that someone is sabotaging the production. She decides to investigate the matter and soon discovers the guilty party - the ghosts of five nuns who were buried alive 500 years earlier... (Giffoni 2003)

Feature Film for children.

Zlin 2003, Stuttgart 2003, Giffoni 2003, Hamburg 2003, Vienna 2003, Münster 2003, Augsburg 2003, Cinemagic Belfast 2003, Vilnius 2004, Duesseldorf 2004, Rio de Janeiro 2004, Divercine Montevideo 2004 (awarded)

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Attraction Distribution (CDN)

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