Little Achilles is a family entertainment short that uses epic stories and legendary heroes to connect them to a modern history of playground dynamics and bullying.
At the same time, this film is to be the beginning of a whole series full of stories about myths for kids. We want to bring the children of this world together in this format. Thus, an interest and above all an understanding of cultural differences and peculiarities can be awakened.
"WE ARE LOST"
The battle for Troy. With children. On a playground.
Ten-year-old Alex gets his bike stolen by the well-known bully Georg. Alex’s father tries to calm his son’s furiosity about this theft by telling him an epic bedtime story: the story of the Siege of Troy and the Greek hero Achilles.
Alex imagines his friends and himself to be part of the story and thus experiences the rise and fall of the great Achilles vividly.