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Year of Production 2018

Power to the Children

English title: Power to the Children
Original title: Power to the Children
German title: Power to the Children
Germany, 2018

Director: Kersting, Anna
Production company: Anna Kersting Filmproduktion
Age recommendation: 10 years and up
Film genre: Documentary

Synopsis:
Children in India have taken their lives into their own hands. They don’t want to tolerate social grievances as well as environmental pollution any longer.

They have been founding children parliaments and electing their own ministers in order to stand up for their rights. They are not only changing their own lives for the better, but also those of their communities.

The film takes the perspective of the children to tell us about the challenges they have to face in a society that expects them to follow the example of adults.

We will see how these children have opted to take a new path – with determination, courage and creativity.

Festivals:
Mannheim Heidelberg IFF 2018, Cinepaenz Cologne 2018 (awarded), Münster CFF 2019

Website: www.powertothechildren-film.com

World sales address/es:
Kersting Anna