April Children

April Children

Direction: Yüksel Yavuz

FictionMovieCinema

Germany 1998
84 Min.

My New Hometown, Berlin Factory Life

zero one film in Coproduction with ZDF.
Funded by FilmFörderung Hamburg GmbH.

Rental: Ventura Film
World Distribution: Telepool

World Premiere: Oct 1998, Filmfest Hamburg
Cinema premiere: Jan 28, 1999

Content

The film tells the story of three Kurdish siblings of an immigrant family, who try to find their place in between their old and new home, in between a familiar and a completely new culture.

Awards

Baden-Baden TV Film Festival(Germany), 1999

Special Award

Berlin & Beyond Filmfestival San Fransisco (US), 2000

First Feature Award

Max Ophüls Award (Germany), 1999

Audience Award

Filmfestival Internazionale del Cinema di Salerno (Italy), 2000

Best Feature Film

Max Ophüls Award (Germany), 1999

nominated for the Max Ophüls Award