My Friend Joe


Silver Bear winner Berlin Film Festival. Based on the novel 'Janne, Min Van' by Peter Pohl. Joe is an American boy, a little older than Chris: he has a shock of red hair, freckles, dresses all in red and rides a bright red bike. Chris and Joe become close friends...we soon learn that Joe is really a girl: Joanne, part of 'The Aerial Brothers act' who perform on the high wire in the circus. (1h 37m)