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Synopsis: This searing coming-of-age teen drama follows two suburban girls – from vastly different backgrounds – who both become ensnared in the Neo-Nazi youth movement. Twenty-year-old Marisa is a hardcore believer, a semi-skinhead whose body is adorned with Nazi tattoos. Fourteen-year-old Svenja is a sheltered, spoiled, straight-A student who becomes fascinated with the group because of her Neo-Nazi boyfriend. They begin as adversaries, but soon become best friends, though their loyalty to each other is shaken when Marisa decides she wants to leave the group. Like American History X and Romper Stomper, Combat Girls is extremely dynamic, powerful filmmaking.







Run Time

100 minutes




Alina Levshin (Marisa)
Jella Haase (Svenja)
Sayed Ahmad (Rasul)
Gerdy Zint (Sandro)
Lukas Steltner (Markus)
Sven Splettstößer (Uwe Trinkhaus)

Directed by

David Wnendt

Produced by

René Frotscher
Eva-Marie Martens


Filmfest Munich - Germany - 2011

Best New Actress (Alina Levshin)

Filmfest Munich - Germany - 2011

Best New Screenwriter (David Wnendt)

São Paulo International Film Festival - Brazil - 2011

Best Actress (Alina Levshin)

Official selection

Atlanta Jewish Film Festival - USA - 2012

Fantastic Fest - USA - 2012

Jerusalem Jewish Film Festival - Israel - 2011

Dubai International Film Festival - United Arab Emirates - 2011

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5.1 Dolby Digital

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