Sami, Joe and I (2020)

  • Drama, Youth
  • 1h 34m

Sami, Joe and Leyla are ready. Ready for a truly epic summer after finishing school and ready to get out and grab their slice of life. But what is to come, is diametrically opposed to their expectations and of a different magnitude than they anticipated. Determined to stand up for themselves, the three friends find out how right Leyla’s mum was when she told them: always keep more dreams in your soul than reality can destroy. Age Recommendation: 15+

IRISH PREMIERE (Available to viewers in Ireland Only)

*Contains strong language throughout, one scene of sexual violence and scenes of an adult nature. Only suitable for viewers 15+.

Available to watch between 16th July - 26th August.

Screening as part of Cinemagic Dublin.

Cinemagic Dublin is supported by the Department of Education and the Department of Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media.


Karin Heberlein


Claudia Wick


Swiss German, Spanish, Serbian, German



Bonus Content

Cast & Crew Q&A

Cinemagic’s Claire Shaw is joined by director and writer Karin Heberlein, Producer Claudia Wick and lead actors Anja Gada, Jana Sekulovska and Rabea Luthi to talk about new youth drama SAMI, JOE AND I that’s streaming as part of the 2021 Cinemagic Dublin ‘Virtual’ Film Festival from 16/07/21 - 26/08/21.