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A Jar Full of Life (2018)

Vielmachglas (original title)
After her adventurous brother dies in a car crash, a neurotic, broke girl, who can't choose, what to do with her life, goes on the adventure, he wasn't able to take - the Antarctic.

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Florian Ross
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Credited cast:
Marc Benjamin ... Ben
Ilka Bessin Ilka Bessin ... Busfahrerin
Adam Bousdoukos ... Hotelbesitzer
Gerda Böken Gerda Böken ... Gisela
Christoph Domanski Christoph Domanski ... Polizist #1
Emma Drogunova ... Zoë
Martina Eitner-Acheampong ... Frau Krüger
Gisa Flake Gisa Flake ... Ticketverkäuferin
Jella Haase ... Marleen Ruge
Katy Karrenbauer ... Rosa
Juliane Köhler ... Doris Ruge
Jasmin Lord ... Kim
Uwe Ochsenknecht ... Peter Ruge
Prashant Prabhakar ... Pfarrer
Lars Rudolph ... Pontenagel
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Marleen (Jella Haase) is 20, but can't choose, what to do with her life. Her older brother (Matthias Schweighöfer) traveled the world for years but never has been to the Antarctic. He is at home for a few days, but the ticket for the next ship is already bought. He loves adventures and just before he dies in a car crash, Marleen has to promise him, to start enjoying life and adventures. While her family mourns over his death, Marleen decides to fulfill her brothers last will and takes his trip to the Antarctic with no money in her pocket - and soon with a little goat at her side.

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maybe I was drunk, but...
19 March 2020 | by me-14303See all my reviews

This movie is so sweet! It touched my heart and my mind. What shall I say? Furthermore it contained subtle social criticism.

Just. Wonderful.


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Country:

Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

8 March 2018 (Germany) See more »

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