Filmfest 2016

German Age Rating

Film Website

Age 6, recommended for ages 8 and up

Vacation in Romania? Sounds like a real bore to Nelly. But then it turns into a real adventure when shady businessmen kidnap the 13-year-old to blackmail her dad. Luckily, she meets siblings Tibi and Roxana, who help her out of trouble and eventually become her best friends.

tags: Adventure, Family, Friendship, Nature, Road Movie, Feature film

Cast: Flora Li Thiemann, Julia Richter, Kai Lentrodt, Gustav Peter Wöhler, Hannes Höchsmann


Screenplay: Jens Becker, Uta Kolano

Director of Photography: Knut Schmitz bvk

Film Editor: Anja Pohl

Composer: Franziska Henke

Production Designer: Ina Küfner, Bogdan Ionescu

Costume Design: Nadine Kremeier, Dana Istrate

Sound: Johannes Doberenz

Producer: Arek Gielnik, Dietmar Ratsch

Production Company: INDI FILM GmbH

Co-Producer: Michael Luda, Peter Rommel

Co-Production Company: Bastei Media GmbH, Rommel Film e.K.

Distributor: Farbfilm Verleih GmbH

Director: Dominik Wessely


Dominik Wessely was born in Munich 1966. He began studying documentary directing at Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg in 1991. After graduation, he became a freelance writer and director for documentaries, series and feature films in 1996. He taught documentary directing at the International Film School Cologne 2008 – 2013. His films include ANTI-SISIPHOS (1995), BROADWAY BRUCHSAL (series; 2000/2001), DIE UNZERBRECHLICHEN (2006) and 24-H BERLIN (episode; 2009).