• Stationspiraten
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  • Stationspiraten

Stationspiraten

by Michael Schaerer German Language Feature Film / Competition

Five adolescents meet on a hospital’s cancer ward. Four of them have received a positive diagnosis; one is still awaiting his results. Although each of them suffers from a different kind of cancer, all of them face an uncertain future. Friendship has always played an important role in the lives of young people but is absolutely indispensible when your most impressionable years are spent dressed in pyjamas and hooked up to tubes. Despite their circumstances, the lively quintet manages to find a positive side to the monotony of everyday hospital life, and oppose their threatening illness by enjoying their lives to the full. Yet, each one of them must still cope with their own situation and problems.


  • Genre: Drama
  • Country, Year: Switzerland, 2010
  • Runtime: 93 Min
  • Languages: Swiss German
  • Subtitles: English
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  • Director: Michael Schaerer
  • Cast: Scherwin Amini, Vincent Furrer, Max Hubacher, Stefan Kurt, Nicolas Hugentobler
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  • Screenplay: Jürgen Ladenburger
  • Cinematography: Stéphane Kuthy
  • Editor: Florian Drechsler
  • Sound: Hugo Poletti
  • Music: Moritz Schneider, Adrian Sieber
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  • Producers: Lukas Hobi, Reto Schaerli
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  • Production Company: Zodiac Pictures Ltd.
  • Swiss Distribution: The Walt Disney Company (Switzerland) GmbH
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