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Inspired by real events and spanning three eras of German history, NEVER LOOK AWAY tells the story of a young art student, Kurt, who falls in love with fellow student, Ellie. Ellie’s father, Professor Seeband, a famous doctor, is dismayed at his daughter’s choice of boyfriend, and vows to destroy the relationship. What neither of them knows is that their lives are already connected through a terrible crime Seeband committed decades ago...
Genre Drama, Thriller
Category Feature
Year of Production 2018
Director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Screenplay Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
Cinematography Caleb Deschanel
Cast Tom Schilling, Sebastian Koch, Paula Beer, Saskia Rosendahl, Oliver Masucci
Producers Jan Mojto, Quirin Berg, Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, Max Wiedemann, Christiane Henckel von Donnersmarck
Co-Producers Christine Strobl, Dirk Schürhoff
Production Companies Pergamon Film, Wiedemann & Berg Film, in co-production with Beta Cinema, ARD Degeto, BR
Runtime 185 min
Format DCP, color, cs
Subtitled Version English
Sound Technology Dolby Digital 5.1
Festivals Venice 2018 (In Competition), Toronto 2018 (Special Presentations), Hamptons 2018, Zurich 2018, Busan 2018, Gent 2018, AFI Fest Los Angeles 2018, Rio de Janeiro 2018, Sevilla 2018, Palm Springs 2019, Göteborg 2019, Miami Jewish FF 2019, Hong Kong 2019, Incontri Internazionali del Cinema Sorrento 2019, Moscow 2019, Sydney 2019, Edinburgh 2019, Transilvania IFF 2019, European FF Palic 2019, Helsinki 2019, Energa Camerimage 2019
Awards Leoncino d'Oro Award & ARCA Cinemagiovanni Award Venice 2018, Bavaria Film Prize 2019 (Producers' Prize), Audience Award Miami Jewish FF 2019
With backing from Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg, FilmFernsehFonds Bayern, Film- und Medienstiftung NRW, Mitteldeutsche Medienförderung, German Federal Film Board / FFA Filmförderungsanstalt, German Federal Film Fund / DFFF Deutscher Filmförderfonds, Czech Film Fund
German Distributor Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Germany/Munich

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