Student Award

The films submitted in 2019 for the Student Award made one thing clear: here is a generation that captures the screen with a fresh and radical take on the world.


Deutschland 2018 – Director: Katharina Kraft – Original language: english – Subtitles: german


Yasmin Lander is a wrestler. She enters the ring as the tomboy “Charlie Morgan” and fights for the fans’ respect. Would they still cheer for Charlie if she showed them her true self: young, fearless, unpredictable and… newly in love?

We present the world premiere of the film at DOK.fest München 2019.

Camera: Paul Nungesser. Sound: Cecilia Marchat, Dane Burge. Editing: Manuel Sosnowski. Music: Maximilian Clouth, Agar Agar. Production: Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. Producer: Mariana Schneider. Length: 60 min.

  • Thursday
  • 18:00
  • HFF - Kino 1
  • English with German subtitles