• Germany
    16 January 2003
  • Austria
    17 January 2003
  • Switzerland
    30 January 2003
    (German speaking region)
  • France
    17 May 2003
    (Cannes Film Festival)
  • Czech Republic
    29 May 2003
    (Zlín Film Festival)
  • France
    15 October 2003
    (Paris German Film Festival)
  • USA
    27 October 2003
    (Chicago International Children's Film Festival)
  • Japan
    22 November 2003
    (Tokyo)
  • Hungary
    15 April 2004
  • Norway
    27 April 2004
    (Kristiansand International Children's Film Festival)
  • Finland
    26 August 2004
    (Espoo Film Festival)
  • Japan
    7 June 2005
    (Deutsches Film Festival in Tokyo)