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The Elfkins: Baking a Difference
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‘The Elfkins: Baking a Difference’ - Animated. Gnomes that secretly help craftsmen at night our ousted by a tailor’s malevolent wife. 200 years later, they return!

Release date: Fri 25 Dec 2020
Running time:78 (1h18')
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For more than 200 years, the Elfkins have been living underground, hiding from the upper world and avoiding any interaction with the “ungrateful and mean” human beings. But, one day, the vivid Elfkin girl, Helvi, cannot bear the lack of space and individual fulfillment any longer. Together with two companions, Elfkin boys Kipp and Butz, she climbs up to the Earth‘s surface to find her fate.

After hilarious adventures, Helvi‘s growing friendship with the initially grumpy pastry chef, Theo, will remind her and all the other Elfkins of their true purpose in life: helping others!

Genre: Animated, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Directed by: Ute von Münchow-Pohl
Screenplay: Jan Strathmann
Music: Alex Komlew
Produced by: Dirk Beinhold, Sebastian Runschke, Valentin Greulich
Language: English
Country / Year: Germany,  2020

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The legendary Elfkins (‘Heinzelmännchen’) of Cologne were gnomes secretly helping craftsmen at night until they were ousted by a tailor's malevolent wife 200 years ago. This is the story of their return.