Director: Nora Fingscheidt
Writer: Nora Fingscheidt
Cast: Helena Zengel, Albrecht Schuch, Gabriela M. Schmeide, Lisa Hagmeister uvm.
Producer: Kineo Filmproduktion, Weydemann Bros.
Co-Producer: Oma Inge Film.
Station: ZDF Das kleine Fernsehspiel
Distribution: Port au Prince Pictures
Benni (9) is actually called Bernadette (Helena Zengel) – but don’t dare to call her so! The little girl with the wild energy is what constitutes a so called “system crasher” – a lost case – in youth welfare’s eyes. Wherever she is going to, she is being kicked out.
Welfare employee Miss Bafané (Gabriela M. Schmeide) tries everything to find a permanent home for Benni. Together with anti-violence-coach Micha (Albrecht Schuch) she uses unorthodox methods to enable Benni’s social integration.
But Benni herself has only one wish: Moving back into the home of her mother! But Bianca (Lisa Hagmeister) is afraid of her own daughter…