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The White Ribbon

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The White Ribbon 2009 15

144 mins Germany Director. Michael Haneke

Chronicling – subtly and without sensationalism – a series of acts of appalling cruelty perpetrated in a German village prior to World War One, Michael Haneke's Cannes prizewinner is an incisive study of the oppressively strict social conditions that would give rise to National Socialism. Superb casting, magnificent black and white camerawork and a brilliant script make for a masterpiece

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Directed by

Michael Haneke

Featuring

Christian Friedel

Ernst Jacobi

Leonie Benesch

Genres

Drama

Collection

Cannes Film Festival selects Oscars - Best Cinematography Cannes Film Festival Best of BAFTA Festival Favourites

Certificate

15 Contains child abuse references

Released

2009

Country

Germany

Language

German

Production company

X Filme Creative Pool

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