| 91 min

In Veit Helmer's fairytale-like, multiple award winning feature debut, the shy Anton fights to prevent the closure of the once opulent indoor swimming pool owned by his family. TUVALU is an island the main characters dream about as a place of refuge. A dream that seems unlikely to come true, given the fact that they are cut off from the outside world in a once opulent but now run-down and largely deserted swimming pool. "A small sensation" (Spiegel.de)