Ai no mukidashi (Japan)
When the sub-leader of a religious cult known as Zero kidnaps his father and Yoko, the girl of his dreams, teenager Yu is prepared to do anything to save those dear to him. Will Yu be able to save Yoko? Will Yoko ever realize Yu love her?
Berlin 2009 (Forum), BAFICI 2009, Hong Kong 2009, Karlovy Vary 2009, Sarajevo 2009
FIPRESCI Award (Forum), Caligari Film Award - Berlin 2009