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Alone in Berlin

Author: Vincent PerezAchim von BorriesStefan ArndtUwe Schott, (Producer)Marco PacchioniAll authors
Publisher: [New York, New York] : IFC Films, [2017]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How did an ordinary, middle-aged couple become a symbol of defiance against Nazi brutality? This tale of courage unfolds against the tumultuous backdrop of Berlin in 1940. Otto and Anna Quangel are a working class husband and wife doing their best to ride out the war. Their son is killed fighting on the frontlines. They begin pouring their rage and grief into postcards emblazoned with anti-Nazi slogans, risking  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Historical films
Fiction films
Drama
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Vincent Perez; Achim von Borries; Stefan Arndt; Uwe Schott, (Producer); Marco Pacchioni; James Schamus; Paul Trijbits; Christian Grass; Emma Thompson; Brendan Gleeson; Daniel Brühl; Mikael Persbrandt; Monique Chaumette; Joachim Bissmeier; Katrin Pollitt; Lars Rudolph; Uwe Preuss; Daniel Sträßer; Rainer Egger; Hans Fallada; X Filme Creative Pool,; Master Movies,; FilmWave,; IFC Films,
ISBN: 9786316885098 6316885091
Language Note: English with optional Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing.
OCLC Number: 985121054
Notes: Based on the novel "Every man dies alone" by Hans Fallada.
Originally produced as motion picture in 2016.
Wide screen.
Special features: Interviews.
Credits: Directory of photography, Christophe Beaucarne ; editor, Francois Gedigier ; original music, Alexandre Desplat.
Cast: Emma Thompson, Brendan Gleeson, Daniel Brühl, Mikael Persbrandt, Monique Chaumette, Joachim Bissmeier, Katrin Pollitt, Lars Rudolph, Uwe Preuss, Daniel Strässer, Rainer Egger.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for brief violence.
Description: 1 videodisc (103 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC, region 1; 5.1 surround.
Responsibility: IFC Films presents an X Filme Creative Pool, Master Movies, FilmWave production ; directed by Vincent Perez ; written by Achim von Borries & Vincent Perez ; produced by Stefan Arndt, Uwe Schott, Marco Pacchioni, James Schamus, Paul Trijbits, Christian Grass.

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How did an ordinary, middle-aged couple become a symbol of defiance against Nazi brutality? This tale of courage unfolds against the tumultuous backdrop of Berlin in 1940. Otto and Anna Quangel are a working class husband and wife doing their best to ride out the war. Their son is killed fighting on the frontlines. They begin pouring their rage and grief into postcards emblazoned with anti-Nazi slogans, risking everything to disseminate their messages of protest across the city.
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