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When Will It Be Again Like It Never Was Before

Original title: Wann wird es endlich wieder so, wie es nie war
German title: Wann wird es endlich wieder so, wie es nie war
Germany, 2023

Director: Heiss, Sonja
Production company: Komplizen Film and Warner Bros. Filmproductions Germany
Co-producers: Frakas Productions
Age recommendation: 15 years and up
Length: 116 min.
Film genre: Feature film

Growing up on the grounds of one of Germany's largest psychiatric hospitals is somehow - different. For Josse, the director's youngest son, the patients are like family. They are also much nicer to him than his two older brothers, who drive him into fits of rage. His mother, painting watercolors, longs for Italian summer nights instead of constant German rain, while his father secretly, but not discreetly enough, goes his own way. But while Josse slowly grows up, his world, not only through the loss of his first love, gets more and more cracks….

Berlin IFF 2023, Zlin CFF 2023, Biky CFF Busan 2023, Sarajevo YFF 2023

World sales address/es:
Beta Film (DE)