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ECFA Award Winner


Original title: Kauwboy
German title: Kauwboy
Netherlands, 2012

Director: Koole, Boudewijn
Production company: Waterland Film
Co-producers: NTR
Age recommendation: 9 years and up

A young jackdaw falls out of its nest straight into Jojo’s hands. The 10-year-old feels great empathy for the baby bird, which has no mother and is looking for a loving father just as he is.

Berlin Generation 2012 (awarded), Cine-Jeune St. Quentin 2012 (awarded), Kristiansand 2012 (awarded, ECFA Award), Awarded with the European Film Academy’s first Young Audience Award 2012, Irish Film Institute’s Family Festival Dublin 2012, Giffoni 2012, Espoo Ciné 2012, Kinder Film Festival Tokyo 2012 (awarded), Espoocine 2012, Seoul IYFF 2012, Lucas Frankfurt 2012 (awarded, ECFA Award), Buster Copenhagen 2012, Michel Hamburg 2012, Rimouski 2012, Cinekid Amsterdam 2012, Cinemagic Belfast 2012, Discovery Dundee 2012, BFI London IFF 2012, Listapadzik Minsk 2012 (awarded), Filem'on Brussels 2012, Chicago 2012, Vienna ICFF 2012 (special mention), Dutch submission to the Oscars 2013, Just Film Tallinn 2012, Kinodisea Bucharest 2012, Castellinaria Bellinzona 2012 (awarded), Thessaloniki IFF 2012, Olympia Pyrgos 2012 (awarded), Ale Kino Poznan 2012 (awarded), ECFA Award 2013, Fifem Montreal 2013 (awarded), Providence CFF 2013, New York ICFF 2013, BUFF Malmö 2013 (awarded), Showcomotion Sheffield 2013 (awarded), Golden Elephant CFF India 2013 (awarded), Taiwan ICFF Taipei 2014, Cinemagi Haugesund 2014, Kristiansand 2014, Cinema in Sneakers Warsaw 2016, Olympia CFF Pyrgos 2016

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Study guide: Slovenian (Booklet for children)

Some additional media: Digital filmpage (Flemish)

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