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Completed - GERMAN - Drama - 108 minutes

Previous markets

  • AFM 2010 (Debut)
  • Berlin EFM 2011 (Line up)
  • Cannes 2011 (Line up)
  • Berlin EFM 2012 (Line up)
Full history

Year of production : 2011

Director(s) : Cate SHORTLAND
Writer(s) : Cate SHORTLAND, Robin MUKHERJEE
Producer(s) : Liz WATTS (Porchlight Films), Karsten STÖTER (Rohfilm Gmbh), Benny DRESCHSEL (Rohfilm Gmbh), Paul WELSH (Edge City Films)

Synopsis

After her Nazi parents are imprisoned, Lore leads her younger siblings across a war-torn Germany in 1945. Amidst the chaos, she encounters mysterious refugee Thomas, who shatters her fragile reality with hatred and desire. To live, she must trust someone she was taught to hate and face the darkness within herself. 

Production

Country(ies) : AUSTRALIA, GERMANY, UNITED KINGDOM

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Festivals and Awards

Toronto - TIFF 2012 Special Presentation
BFI London FF 2012 Official Competition
Abu Dhabi FF 2012 Narrative Feature Competition
Valladolid 2012 - Seccion Oficial ('Pilar Miro' prize to the Best New Director)
Stockholm IFF 2012 - Competition (Best Film; Best Actress;Best Cinematography; Best Music Award)
Tallinn Black Nights IFF 2012 Panorama
Palm Spring Fest. 2013 Best Foreign Language Film
Tromso IFF 2013 - Competition Program (Th Aurora Prize for the Best Film)


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