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Center of My World (2016)

Die Mitte der Welt (original title)
Unrated | | Drama | 10 November 2016 (Germany)
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After a summer spent with his his best friend Kat to escape his family, Phil goes back to school and starts to question his feelings towards Nicholas, a new classmate.

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Complete credited cast:
Bendix Hansen ...
Klein Phil
Sarah Fuhrer ...
Klein Dianne
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Sabine Timoteo ...
Ada Philine Stappenbeck ...
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Tereza
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Kat
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Kyle
Thomas Goritzki ...
Lehrer Händel
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Manuel Schmitz ...
Klein Nicholas
Nina Proll ...
Pascal
Sascha Alexander Gersak ...
Michael
Milena Cestao Kolbowski ...
Kora
Can Bulut ...
Jan
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After a summer spent with his his best friend Kat to escape his family, Phil goes back to school and starts to question his feelings towards Nicholas, a new classmate.

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Fantastic storytelling, memorable characters
4 January 2018 | by See all my reviews

The greatest strength of this coming-of-age story that centers on a young gay man is that his sexuality is established: being gay is not his discovery or central point of the film. He knows he's gay, as does his mom, sister, friends and neighbors. This film is about relationships -- an entire spectrum of them, and not just his interactions. Louis Hofmann as Phil turns in a stunning performance, a great deal of his best moments are unspoken and occur on his face and in his eyes. Jannick Schulmann as Nicholas is ferociously seductive and sweeps Phil and us onlookers off our feet. The surroundings feel natural and speak of each character beautifully. When elements begin coming together, the results are stunning, pointing to a strong script.


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