11-year-old Liliane “Lilli” Susewind can speak with animals! This is a secret nobody should know about except for her parents. Her special talent has caused enough trouble in the past and is forcing the family to move again. Lilli vows to keep her secret to herself when arriving at their new home – but until she learns that a mean animal thief has kidnapped the baby elephant Ronni from the local Zoo. Together with her new classmate Jess, Lilli sets off on an adventure to save Ronni and the other animals!

  • Director

    Joachim Masannek

  • Version

    German (OV)
    with English subtitles
    English dub available

  • Produced by

    Felix Zackor, Stefan Raiser, Maike Haas
    (Dreamtool Entertainment GmbH)

  • Cast

    Malu Leicher, Christoph Maria Herbst, Tom Beck, Aylin Tezel, Meret Becker, Peri Baumeister, and Aaron Kissiov

  • Running Time

    100 min.

  • Release

    May 10, 2018

  • Festivals

    Giffoni Film Festival 2018 | Busan International Film festival 2018 | Chicago International Children’s Film festival 2018 | Cleveland International Film Festival 2019 | Juniorfest 2018 | Leeds Young Film Festival 2019 | Seoul Eco Film Festival 2019 | Kino for Kids Australia 2019 | Taiwan International Children’s FF

  • Awards

    Chicago Children’s Film Festival Children’s Jury: Best Live-Action Feature, 2nd Prize

  • Year


  • Status


credits not contractual