Initial releaseFebruary 14, 2005 GenreDocumentary LanguageAcholi, English
DirectorAli Samadi Ahadi and Oliver Stoltz WriterAli Samadi Ahadi, Oliver Stoltz DirectorsAli Samadi Ahadi, Oliver Stoltz AwardsGerman Film Award for Best Documentary Film Similar moviesBeasts of No Nation, The Last King of Scotland, War Witch, Exiled: The Ugandan Asian Story, Amin: The Rise and Fall, Uganda: Experiments in Aid
TaglineCan you ever be a child again after you have been a soldier?
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Lost Children is a 2005 documentary film by Ali Samadi Ahadi and Oliver Stoltz about Military use of children in civil war in northern Uganda.
The film premiered in February 2005 at the Berlin International Film Festival, where it received the third place at PANORAMA Audience Award. The film was awarded in October 2005, the UNICEF Prize and the Youth Award and ran for more than two dozen international film festivals. Lost Children was nominated for Deutschen Kamerapreis Köln Award in 2005 for Best Documentary and Deutscher Filmpreis in 2006 in the documentary category.