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The Boy Needs Some Fresh Air

Der Junge muss an die frische Luft

Directed by Caroline Link
Germany, 2018


Based on Hape Kerkeling’s eponymous autobiographical novel about his childhood in the Ruhr area and his later career.

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The Boy Needs Some Fresh Air Directed by Caroline Link

Awards & Festivals

German Film Awards

2019 | 3 wins including: Best Feature Film (Bronze)

2019 | 3 nominations including: Best Director

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