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Western / Komplizen Film in Koproduktion mit Chouchkov Brothers, coop99, KNM und ZDF-Das kleine Fernsehspiel, ARTE ; ein Film von Valeska Grisebach ; Buch und Regie Valeska Grisebach ; Produzenten, Jonas Dornbach, Janine Jackowski, Maren Ade, Valeska Griesbach, Michel Merkt.

Grisebach, Valeska, 1968- (film director,, screenwriter,, film producer.). Dornbach, Jonas, 1978- (film producer.). Jackowski, Janine, (film producer.). Ade, Maren, (film producer.). Merkt, Michel, 1972- (film producer.). Neumann, Meinhard, (actor.). Wetrek, Reinhardt, (actor.). Letifov, Syuleyman Alilov, (actor.). Frangova, Veneta, (actor.). Borisova, Vyara, (actor.). Böhler, Bettina, (editor of moving image work.). Keller, Bernhard, 1967- (director of photography.). Komplizen Film, (production company.). Chouchkov Brothers, (production company.). Coop99 Filmproduktion, (production company.). KNM Productions, (production company.). Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, (production company.). Association relative à la télévision européenne, (production company.). Cinema Guild, (publisher.). Meinhard Neumann, Reinhardt Wetrek, Syuleyman Alilov Letifov, Veneta Frangova, Vyara Borisova. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 0781515807
  • ISBN: 9780781515801
  • ISBN: 9786317405899
  • ISBN: 6317405891
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (121 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet featuring essay by Dennis Lim inserted in container (4 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 19 cm)
  • Publisher: [New York, New York] : Cinema Guild, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Wide screen (1.85:1).
Special features: Interview with Valeska Grisebach; trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Bettina Böhler ; cinematography, Bernhard Keller.
Participant or Performer Note:
Meinhard Neumann, Reinhardt Wetrek, Syuleyman Alilov Letifov, Veneta Frangova, Vyara Borisova.
Summary, etc.:
An intense, slow-burning thriller, this film follows a group of German construction workers installing a hydroelectric plant in remote rural Bulgaria. The foreign land awakens the men's sense of adventure, but tensions mount when, Meinhard, the strong, silent, and newcomer to the group, starts mixing with the local villagers. The two sides speak different languages and share a troubled history. Can they learn to trust each other, or is the stage being set for a showdown?
Target Audience Note:
Rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen (1.85:1), Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
German and Bulgarian dialogue ; English subtitles. (Note languages interspersed, dependent unpon the native tongue of the character.).
Subject: Foreign workers, German > Bulgaria > Drama.
Construction workers > Bulgaria > Drama.
Intercultural communication > Bulgaria > Drama.
Construction workers.
Foreign workers, German.
Intercultural communication.
Bulgaria > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
German language films.
Bulgarian language films.