Jim Button and Luke the Engine Driver

Germany | 2018 | 105 minutes | Dennis Gansel

October 21, 2018

An orphan who has grown up on a small island and an engine driver set out to find a new place to live. But before they can drive their train at their new home, they choose adventure for saving an abducted princess.

SIFF Cinema and the Portland German Film Festival present the 3rd annual KINOFEST Seattle. Showcasing feature films, documentaries and short films that represent the diversity, history and progress of German language film including films from Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

  • Original Language Title: Jim Knopf und Lukas der Lokomotivführer
  • Director: Dennis Gansel
  • Principal Cast: Henning Baum, Kao Chenmin, Andy Cheung, Tadashi Endo
  • Country: Germany
  • Year: 2018
  • Running Time: 105 minutes
  • Producer: Christian Becker
  • Screenplay: Dirk Ahner, Andrew Birkin, Sebastian Niemann
  • Cinematographers: Torsten Breuer
  • Language: German
  • Has Subtitles: Yes