German Currents KINO Film Festival: Mission Ulja Funk
Director: Barbara Kronenberg Run Time: 93 min. Release Year: 2021 Language: German with English subtitles
Starring: Anja Schneider, Hildegard Schroedter, Jonas Oeßel, Luc Feit, Romy Lou Janinhoff
Presented by German Currents KINO
Synopsis: When Ulja (12) is prevented from pursuing her passion, astronomy, she decides to take matters into her own hands. With a stolen hearse and a 13-year-old classmate as a driver, she makes her way across Eastern Europe to watch the impact of an asteroid. In doing so, she not only has to shake off her persecutors, but also her pragmatic view of friendship and family.
German Currents KINO, in cooperation with emago media and the Goethe-Institut Los Angeles, will present the German Currents KINO Film Festival 2023 at the Digital Gym Cinema in San Diego. More than just film screenings, German Currents KINO provides a platform to foster cultural exchange and community connections.
Ticket Price: $5 (Special price, no further discounts allowed)