Der Verdingbub: Concerned lend a voice - that has become rare in European cinema. Almost all the dark chapters of the past have now been lit. But not the wrong that was the so-called Verdingkindern done. The Swiss director Markus Imboden has succeeded therefore not only a gripping drama, but also an important contribution to policy debate. After the film was launched in 2011 in Switzerland, dared to many of the estimated more than 10,000 Forced child laborers are still alive today to talk about her fate. In Germany, the story is based on real facts on 11 October in the cinemas.