Arash T. Riahi and Arman T. Riahi, 90 min, Documentary, in
German with English subtitles, 2016
“Kinders” follows children and teenagers of different origins
through their sometimes difficult and confusing, sometimes funny and
bitter lives. They all take part in the music education program “supercar”,
where these neglected and sometimes invisible children develop from
outsiders into confident young people, who learn about their hidden
potentials through the power of music.
The movie has won the Special Jury Award at Sarajevo Film Festival,
the Audience Award at Diagonale Official Documentary Competition in
Austria and has been nominated for Best Documentary at the Austrian
Film Awards. “Kinders” has also participated in Trieste Film
Festival, Gothenburg International Exile Film Festival, Dokfilm Film
Festival, Bozcaada International Festival of Ecological Documentary,
Beholders Film Festival and Eastern Neighbours Film Festival.