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Year of Production 2017

Once Upon a Time in Indian Country

English title: Once Upon a Time in Indian Country
Original title: Es einmal Indianerland
German title: Es einmal Indianerland
Germany, 2017

Director: Catak, Ilker
Production company: Riva Filmproduktion
Age recommendation: 14 years and up
Length: 96 min.
Film genre: Feature film

Synopsis:
Adapted from Nils Mohl's eponymous novel, ?lker Çatak's feature debut is a wild genre mix between a boxer film, urban western, road movie and music video, set at the end of the summer holidays in a drab neighborhood on the outskirts of Hamburg. Young boxing talent Mauser is preparing for a pivotal competition when his father kills his step-mother and flees. Trying to find his father, Mauser embarks on a journey through the world of music, psychedelia, violence, love, and a biblical thunderstorm. And where does the Native American come into all of this?.

Festivals:
Istanbul IFF 2018, Ankara IFF 2018, Zlin 2018, Golden Sparrow Gera/Erfurt 2018, Schlingel Chemnitz 2018

World sales address/es:
Riva Film (DE)

Sold to:
Camino (DE)