30.09. - 09.10.2021

Not without Us! Germany 2016 | 87 min | | Colour | FF 2016

Sigrid Klausmann-Sittler

Sigrid Klausmann-Sittler (*1955) started out as a school sports teacher. Since 2003, she has made documentary films and with a group of other film-makers realized the film and web project 199 kleine Helden [199 Little Heroes] which was the forerunner of Nicht ohne uns!

rated for 10 + years

Children from all over theworld on their way to school: on donkeys over the mountains in Jordan, by boatacross the Mekong in Vietnam, on skis down a murderously steep piste or feelingtheir way forwards with a white stick. To, Vincent, Alphonsine, Luniko, Sai andother children tell of their fears, dreams and plans and what's important to them.

Some of the episodes have been shot by: Lina Luzyte from Latvia (episodes Ivory Coast, India, Nepal); Ali Kareem from Iraq (episode Iraq); Ariane Kessissoglou from Germany (episode Iceland) and Insa Onken from Germany (episode Germany).
Original title: Not without Us! – Nicht ohne uns!
Film type: Documentary Feature
Original language: German
Section: MICHEL
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Director: Sigrid Klausmann-Sittler
Screenplay: Sigrid Klausmann-Sittler
Producer: Gerhard Schmidt, Walter Sittler
Director of Photography: Justyna Feicht, John Pennebaker, Lina Luzyte, Ahmad Jalboush, Simon Drescher, Gerardo Milsztein, Jón Karl Helgason, Hoang Dzung, Paul Morkel, Fredy Georg, Ayman Haider, Thorsten Robert Harms, Clemens Krüger
Music: Christopher Benstead, Nils Frahm, Lea-Marie Sittler
Production Design:
Editor: Henk Drees
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
German Distributor: farbfilm verleih GmbH
World Sales:
Production: Gemini Film & Library / Schneegans Productions
Contact: Madlen Brückner, farbfilm verleih GmbH,


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