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Never Look Away

A German artist confronts his traumatic childhood under Nazis and GDR-regime.


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Nominated for Best Foreign Film, 'Never Look Away' is the latest movie from acclaimed German filmmaker Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, best known for the multi-award winning 'The Lives of Others'. The filmmaker's filmography usually revolves around political life seen from a personal and intimate perspective, and here such a plot gains a magnificent post-war setting with a protagonist acting as a symbol of a broken German society by the stain of Nazism.



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German artist Kurt Barnert has escaped East Germany and now lives in West Germany, but is tormented by his childhood under the Nazis and the GDR-regime.

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