Sunburned

Drama
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German
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While on vacation, 13-year-old Claire meets Amram, a Senegalese beach peddler. She reaches out to him, but her attempts to offer help only make his situation worse. The headstrong Claire is on holiday at a beach hotel in Andalusia with her older sister Zoe and her mother Sophie. Sophie shows little interest in her daughters and Zoe falls in love with a boy so Claire is left to fend for herself. On the beach, she meets Amram, a young Senegalese beach vendor. She wants to help him, but ends up inadvertently making his desperate situation all the worse. "Sensitive and judiciously told genre blend with strong acting that energizes the convincing drawn character portraits." (filme-welt)