Motion picture, 2017

Screenplay: Nick Baker-Monteys, Alexandra Umminger

Directed by Nick Baker-Monteys

Production: Siegfried Kamml

Christian Alvart

Timm Oberwelland

Actor: Jürgen Prochnow

Petra Schmidt-Schaller (among others)


Auszeichnungen:                                                                  “Prädikat Besonders Wertvoll” (Deutsche Film- und Medienbewertung)

Leanders letzte Reise

With “Leander’s Last Journey” Nick Baker-Monteys has succeeded in creating a soulful and thrilling road movie. He also wrote the script himself, with active support from Alexandra Umminger. The work deals with the themes of home, coming to terms with the past, love and family. Everything that makes for good material.

Protagonist Leander suddenly sets off for Ukraine to find his lost love again, which he had to leave behind as a Wehrmacht officer during the war. His granddaughter Adele is actually supposed to stop him, which she doesn’t succeed in doing. So she has to go on the journey with him, which at first she is not very keen to …