Special School Screenings - Autumn 2021

In Autumn 2021, in collaboration with the Ministère de l'Éducation nationale, de l'Enfance et de la Jeunesse and the SCRIPT, Luxembourg City Film Festival organises several special school screenings beyond its regular Festival programme, in line with the Festival's mission to promote media literacy of students in Luxembourgish secondary school classes.

The screenings will be followed by discussions led by film experts and industry professionals.

ROCCA -  Age 12+

by Katja Benrath

Germany, 2019 | 101' | OV DE 

In this modern reinterpretation of Pippi Longstocking, Rocca, the daughter of an astronaut, is ready and determined to turn the world upside down. (Age 12+)

Following the screening, students will participate in a debate animated by experts from Inter-Actions: Développement & Action Sociale.


  • Tuesday, 16/11, 9:00 at Ciné Scala in Diekirch
  • Wednesday, 17/11, 9:00 at Prabbeli in Wiltz

COCOON -  Age 15+

by Leonie Krippendorff

Germany, 2020| 94' | OV DE 

In the heat of a shimmering Berlin summer, Nora falls in love for the first time and discovers a whole new world. (Age 15+)

Members of La Cigale will contextualise the film and supervise discussions with students after the screening.


  • Tuesday, 30/11,  9:00 at KulturFabrik in Esch-sur Alzette
  • Wednesday, 01/12, 9:00 at Kulturhuef in Grevenmacher
  • Thursday, 02/12, 9:00 at Ciné Sura in Echternach


Free entry. Teachers can sign up their classes via

The accompanying educational material can be downloaded via the links below:


To attend the screening, each person 12 years and up must present a valid COVIDCHECK certificate (digital or paper):

  • Full COVID-19 vaccination certificate
  • Negative COVID-19 test certificate (72-hour validity) issued by a laboratory
  • COVID-19 recovery certificate
  • Negative COVID-19 test certificate (48-hour validity) certified by a doctor, a health professional, a pharmacist, a school, a municipal or state official (national only).
Tue 16/11 09:00 ROCCA - Ciné Scala, Diekirch - OV DE - Scolaire
Wed 17/11 09:00 ROCCA - Prabbeli, Wiltz - OV DE - Scolaire
Tue 30/11 09:00 COCOON - KulturFabrik, Esch-sur-Alzette - OV DE - Scolaire
Wed 01/12 09:00 COCOON - Kulturhuef, Grevenmacher - OV DE - Scolaire
Thu 02/12 09:00 COCOON - Ciné Sura, Echternach - OV DE - Scolaire
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