TENDER SON – The Frankenstein Project

A boy returns home from the institution where he grew up, but finds he is not welcome there. He fights to win the love of his family but ends up murdering them. 

© Proton Cinema, Filmpartners, Essential Filmproduktion, KGP Filmproduktion 


World premiere: Festival de Cannes 2010 - Official Selection



Sarajevo Film Festival (Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

Special Jury Prize

ilmfest München (Munich, Germany)

Special mention

Ostrava Kamera Oko (Ostrava, Czech Republic)

Special mention of the Jury


Cannes Film Festival - Official Selection (Cannes, France)
Transilvania International Film Festival (Cluj-Napoca, Romania)
Filmfest München (Munich, Germany)
Jerusalem Film Festival (Jerusalem, Israel)
Sarajevo Film Festival (Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegowina)
Toronto International Film Festival (Toronto, Canada)
New Horizons Film Festival (Warsaw, Poland)
Montenegro Film Festival (Podgorica, Montenegro) 
Ostrava Kamera Oko (Ostrava, Czech Republic)
Festival do Rio (Rio de Janeiro, Brasilien)
International Antalya Film Festival (Antalya, Turkey)
Film Fest Gent (Ghent, Belgium)
Istanbul International Film Festival (Istanbul, Turkey)
Festival du nouveau cinéma (Montreal, Canada)
Central European Film Festival (Timisoara, Romania)
Philadelphia Film Festival (Philadelphia, USA)
Les Films de Cannes à Bucarest (Bucharest, Bulgaria)
MOSTRA (Sao Paulo, Brasil)
Baltic Pearl Festival
Seville European Film Festival (Sevilla, Spain)
Bratislava International Film Festival (Bratislava, Slovakia)
Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival (Taipei, Taiwan)
European Film Forum Scanorama (Lithuania)
Thessaloniki International Film Festival (Thessaloniki, Greece)
Trieste Film Festival (Triest, Italy)
Adelaide Film Festival (Adelaide, Australia)
Hong Kong International Film Festival (Hong Kong)
Sofia International Film Festival (Sofia, Bulgaria)
CPH PIX (Copenhagen, Denmark)