I am Leo

School: hessische Film und Medienakademie (hFMA)

Director: Tajo Hurrle

filmmaker's profile

Leo (12) spends the autumn holidays with big sister Noémie and cousin Emil on Grandma Marlies' farm. However when Leo is surprised by what Grandma Marlies calls big news, Leo faces an identity crisis.


Duration: 18 min.

Country: Germany

Language: German

Year: 2021

Genre: Fiction (Drama)

Topic: Adolescence, Body, Childhood, Children, coming of age, Family, Idendity, LGBTQ, Youth

Cast & Crew

Director: Tajo Hurrle

Producer: Cangerfilms

Writer: Tajo Hurrle

Actors: Amadeo*Leo Arndt Aaron Goebel Sarah Goebel Ute Lubosch Thapelo Mashiane

Festivals & Awards


Chicago International children's film festival

Vancouver Queer Film Festival


Reelout Queer Film Festival

Psaroloco International Children's & Young People’s Film Festival


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