The Oscar® race has begun: Pedro Almodóvars 20th feature film is Spains contender for 2017′s Academy Awards®. The movie is based on works by Alice Munro who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2013.
A perfect start for the 66th Berlin International Film Festival: The new comedy of the Coen Brothers is a playful ode to Hollywood’s Golden Age of the 1950s. The two cult filmmakers and the glamorous cast of HAIL, CAESAR! – Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Alden Ehrenreich, Tilda Swinton, and Channing Tatum – were presenting their movie at the Berlinale Palast on February 11th.
Anne Zohra Berrached’s 24 WOCHEN marks Germany’s only entry in the competition of the 66. Berlin International Film Festival starring Julia Jentsch and Bjarne Mädel.
The intense drama shows the decisions a couple has to face in today’s times of medical progress and career choices. How to act when there is no clear line between right and wrong?
24 WOCHEN is Anne Zohra Berrached’s graduate film produced at Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg. She co-wrote the script with Carl Gerber after thorough research. To develope and shoot this masterful drama the filmmakers created a unique working enviroment including professional actresses and actors, lay people and experts.