The romantic and coming-of-age misadventures of a 13-year-old American living in Germany.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Curtis Gentry
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Inka
Lina Keller ...
Katrin
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Morris Gentry
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Per
Levin Henning ...
Bastian
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Sven
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Katrin's Mother
Leon Badenhop ...
Rainer
Marie Löschhorn ...
Birgit
Josephine Becker ...
Nadine
Roger Ditter ...
Alex
Florian Von Stockum ...
Jakob
Nora Borchert ...
Ballet Dancer
Diana Ionescu ...
Ballet Dancer
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Morris is a 13-year-old African-American who moves to Heidelberg with his dad, who coaches professional soccer. The film explores Morris's attempts to fit in with German kids. He falls for a girl at a youth club and she encourages him to open up a little and share his rapping. Written by Sundance goer

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Rated R for teen drug use and partying, sexual material, brief nudity, and language throughout
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