Director: Frieder Schlaich

Germany, 2012, English subtitles, Drama, 84min

Continuing our tour of this popular title which deals with the familiar theme of illegal immigration. Columbian teen Charo has grown up in Berlin. Despite the family’s risk of deportation, Charo feels entirely at home in the city and aims to move up to the Frida Kahlo High School with her best friend Laura. When her mother is given an order to leave, Charo is determined to stay and seeks help from lawyer Jutta. The teenager ultimately has to make a tough choice.

Age Recommendation 15+


Screening as part of the 2014 Spring/Summer IFI School’s programme

also showing at:

Bray, Mermaid Arts Centre Feb 24. Booking through Mermaid Arts Centre on 01 272 4030
Carlow, GB Shaw Theatre Feb 25. Booking through GB Shaw Theatre on 059 917 2400
Clonakilty, Park Cinema Feb 27. Booking through Park Cinema on 023 883 4141 after 6pm
Roscommon Arts Centre Mar 4. Booking through Roscommon Arts Centre on 0906 625 824
Portlaoise, Dunamaise Arts Centre Mar 20. Booking through Dunamaise on 057 866 3355
Wexford Arts Centre Apr 8. Booking through Wexford Arts Centre on 053 912 3764


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