Filmfest
#FFHH17
5.10. - 14.10.2017
Hamburg

MICHEL Award

Hamburgische Kulturstiftung and Ian und Barbara Karan Stiftung fund and hand out the MICHEL Award at MICHEL Kinder und Jugend Filmfest of FILMFEST HAMBURG, which has been awarded since 2003, until 2004 under the name of Emil. The award includes prize money of 5,000 euros. A jury made up of children selects the best children's and youth film in the international competition.

 

Award Winner 2017
 
 
Director: Yan England
 
 

Nominated Films

1:54

FF 2017 | Canada 2016 | 106 Min. | OF, OV with german s.t.
Director: Yan England
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 14Tim is a gifted runner and a motivated pupil. But his classmates have little time for him. In particular, Jeff, who is …

Ballad from Tibet

FF 2017 | China 2017 | 100 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Zhang Wei
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 10An odyssey based on true events: Thupten, Droma und Kalsang, three children from a Tibetan village, set out with their older …

Hotel the Big L

FF 2017 | Netherlands 2017 | 85 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Ineke Houtman
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 9When Kos' Dad has to go into hospital after a heart attack, the 13-year old boy and his three sisters are left to run the …

Little Wing

FF 2017 | Finland, Denmark 2016 | 100 Min. | OV with german s.t.
Director: Selma Vilhunen
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 1412-year old Varpu doesn't know who her father is. She's being brought up by her mother, who sometimes acts more like a younger …

Oskar's America

FF 2017 | Norway, Sweden 2017 | 79 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Torfinn Iversen
rated for 0 + years
10-year old Oskar has a dream: to ride the American prairies with his mother. Shortly before the summer holidays, his mother travels to the States, …

Queen of Niendorf

FF 2017 | Germany 2017 | 67 Min. | OV with english st
Director: Joya Thome
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 8It's the summer holidays and 10-year old Lea is exploring her home town of Niendorf in East German Brandenburg. She discovers …

Rudolf the black cat

FF 2017 | Japan 2016 | 89 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Kunihiko Yuyama, Motonori Sakakibara
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 6ANIMATION Rudolf is a sweet little black cat that lives a sheltered life with his family in the Japanese city of Gifu. One day, …

Zaineb Hates the Snow

FF 2017 | Tunisia, France, Qatar, Lebanon, United Arab Emirates 2016 | 94 Min. | OV with English ST and German voice over
Director: Kaouther Ben Hania
rated for 0 + years
Recommended from age 11DOCUMENTARY Zaineb is growing up in Tunesia without her father. When her mother gets to know a man from Canada, they move …