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Great Bird Race, The (The Twitchers)

Original title: Fuglejagten
German title: Vogeljagd, Die
Denmark, 2012

Director: Dyekjær, Christian
Production company: Nimbus Film
Age recommendation: 10 years and up

12-year-old Victor and his father attend the Annual Ornithology Competition, where Victor wants to prove his worth by spotting the rarest bird and win 1st prize – for his father's sake. Victor's plan seems realistic, since last year's winner, Daniel, has a broken leg and is unable to attend. But Daniel shows up unexpectedly and now the match intensifies…

Giffoni 2012, Rimouski 2012, BFI London IFF 2012, Nordic Filmdays Lübeck 2012, Just Film Tallinn 2012, Olympia Pyrgos 2012, Jeugdfilmfestival Antwerp & Brugge 2013, BUFF Malmö 2013, Kristiansand 2013 (awarded), Zlin 2013, Showcomotion Sheffield 2013, Listapadzik Minsk 2013, Golden Elephant CFF India 2013, Oulu 2013

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