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The Yankee Chicken Curse

Adventure | Mystery | Comedy

In development

Austria, 1920, after a train derailment on the Semmering Bridge...
11-year-old amateur detective Sophie is on the trail of a mysterious murderer on a sealed train, while a supernatural form of Spanish flu breaks out in the compartments.

An adventurous mystery comedy about three detective children, a mysterious chicken from America and the murder of a doctor who pretends to know the cure for Spanish flu.
Or... a story about freedom, loss and letting go in the time of the Spanish flu, where a clever amateur detective finds her way back to her father - a simple-minded village detective - to overcome the death of her mother from the flu.


Screenplay: G.S. Leitgeb

Director: G.S. Leitgeb