Fritzi: A Revolutionary Tale

82
  • NR
East Germany, 1989. Twelve-year-old Fritzi lovingly takes care of her best friend Sophie’s little dog Sputnik, while Sophie’s family is on summer vacation in Hungary. When Sophie doesn’t come back, Fritzi and Sputnik set out in search of her. read more

East Germany, 1989. Twelve-year-old Fritzi lovingly takes care of her best friend Sophie’s little dog Sputnik, while Sophie’s family is on summer vacation in Hungary. When Sophie doesn’t come back, Fritzi and Sputnik set out in search of her. That adventures leads her into the Monday´s demonstrations of Leipzig and towards the heavily-guarded boarder… Historically accurate, authentic, and with lots of rich period detail and atmosphere, this moving animated movie for the whole family retells the story of the peaceful revolution of 1989 from a child’s perspective. An entertaining and exciting tale of the Fall of the Wall, and of the people who were brave enough to change the world, which will make a lasting impression, not only on young viewers.

Original Release

10/09/2019

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Cast

Ali Lyons Fritzi / (voice)
Oisin Conroy Bela / (voice)
Lucy Carolan Sophie / (voice)
James O'Donohue Benni / (voice)
Nicola Lindsay Liesegang / (voice)
Hugh O'Conor Klaus
Aoibhin Murphy Julia
Paul Tylak Stasi Officer
Amy Potter Kati
Clare Louise O'Mara Travel Agent / Agent de voyage (voice)
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Matthias Bruhn, Ralf Kukula

Writers

Beate Völcker, Péter Palátsik, Hannah Schott

Cast

Ali Lyons Fritzi / (voice)
Oisin Conroy Bela / (voice)
Lucy Carolan Sophie / (voice)
James O'Donohue Benni / (voice)
Nicola Lindsay Liesegang / (voice)
Hugh O'Conor Klaus
Aoibhin Murphy Julia
Paul Tylak Stasi Officer
Amy Potter Kati
Clare Louise O'Mara Travel Agent / Agent de voyage (voice)
Sarah Poynton Birgit
Grainne Brwone Moni
Aliza Wardell Hanno
Allan Keating Additional voices
Muireann Ryan Additional voices
Lee Kossmann Additional voices
Ryan Brodie Additional voices
Jane Beever Additional voices
Jasmine Dugmore Additional voices
Blaise Landsbert-Noon Additional voices

Producers

Editors

Stefan Urlaß

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