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Tower Block (2006)


[Hochhaus]

Directed by Nikias Chryssos
38 minutes, Germany
Fiction

Description:

A weekend in Germany. Daniel (12) and his seventeen-year-old brother Patrick live together in a tower block in Germany, in a world without parents. Patrick forces Daniel to go around collecting money for the "hungry children in Africa" and plays sadistic games with him. Daniel escapes into fantasy worlds. As he suffers more and more from his brother's tyranny, he believes to have found a friend in Bernd, a heroin junkie from the area. [ source cucalorus.org ]

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FESTIVAL HISTORY: n=2

  1. Cucalorus (2007)
     
  2. Tribeca Film Festival (2007)