A stirring, bloodcurdling terrorist drama.
Germany’s entry for the 2009 best foreign-language pic Oscar, The Baader Meinhof Complex is a chilling, brutal account of the terrorist group which wreaked havoc in the 1960s and 70s.Director Uli Edel and screenwriter-producer Bernd Eichinger...
A chilling depiction of country in turmoil.
It’s horrible to have to say this, but it seems the more terrible a nation’s history, the greater the opportunities for its dramatists. It’s striking that the totalitarian evils of Nazism and Communism have given rise to two of the most powerful...
GERMAN FILM FESTIVAL: No matter what the title sounds like, this is not quite a German homage to Sex in the City, but you know, with men.For starters, Sex in the City was about celebrating a kind of sisterhood; while women searched for the...
Too far-fetched to pack an emotional punch.
Written and directed by Chris Kraus, 4 Minutes recently won best film at the German film awards.