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Jamila, If Only I Could Fly

English title: Jamila, If Only I Could Fly
Original title: Asylbarn - Jamila, Gid jeg kunne flyve
Denmark, 2013, 10 min.

Director: Jannik Hastrup
Production company:
Dansk Tegnefilm 2 ApS
Overgaden oven Vandet 52, 3.
DK-1415 København K
t +45 2031 3181

Age recommendation: 6 years and up
Film genre: Animation

Jamila was born in a Danish refugee camp eight years ago. Her parents made it to Denmark from Iraq ten years ago. Jamila has had many friends but most only stayed for a short while. Right now Cecilie is her best friend. They flirt with the boys and go to belly dancing at the afterschool club. But Cecilie and her family have been denied asylum and send out of the country. Who will be Jamila's next friend?

Mexico Festival Int. De Cine Para Niños 2015
Lucas International Children's Film Festival 2015
Athens Olympia Int. Film Festival For Children and Young People 2014
Fredrikstad Animation Festival 2014
Chicago Int. Children's Film Festival 2014
Malmö Nordisk Panorama 2014
Kulturmøde Mors 2014
Stuttgart International Animation Film Festival 2014
Malmö, BUFF 2014

Study guide: German

World sales address/es:
Dansk Tegnefilm Prod. (DK)