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by Wolfgang Murnberger


A blazing meteorite crashes into a glacier in the midst of an alpine wilderness, bringing back to life a frozen Neanderthal boy. The boy, whose name is Bataa, meets Sophie, a girl who has run away from a holiday chalet in the mountains. A special friendship between the both soon evolves that is jeopardised when they are discovered by scientists determined to track down and capture Bataa as if he were a wild animal.

international title: Lapislazuli. In the Eye of the Bear
original title: Lapislazuli - Im Auge des Bären
country: Austria, Germany, Luxembourg
year: 2005
genre: fiction
directed by: Wolfgang Murnberger
film run: 100'
release date: AT 31/08/2006, DE 31/08/2006
screenplay: Volker Krappen, Wolfgang Murnberger
cast: Julia Krombach, Clarence John Ryan, Paula Nocker, Lena Stolze
cinematography by: Fabian Eder
film editing: Britta Nahler
costumes designer: Martina List
music: Mischa Krausz
producer: Danny Krausz, Kurt Stocker, Gerd Huber, Claudia Krebs, Volker Krappen, Jani Thiltges
production: Dor Film, Dor Film West, Samsa Film, Krebs & Krappen (DE)
distributor: 20th Century Fox (DE)


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