Stefan Zweig, Farewell to Europe

Stefan Zweig, Farewell to Europe

Category: Main Competition, Narrative Feature.

Age limitations : 6+

Stefan Zweig, Farewell to Europe(2016)

Country: Germany, France, Austria

Duration: 106 min

Director:

Genre: biography, drama
Director: Maria Schrader
Screenplay: Maria Schrader, Jan Schomburg
Producer: Stefan Arndt, Danny Krausz
Cinematographer: Wolfgang Thaler
Composer: Cornelius Renz, Tobias Wagner
Editor: Hansjörg Weißbrich
Cast: Josef Hader, Barbara Sukowa, Aenne Schwarz, Matthias Brandt

Category: Main Competition, Narrative Feature

Age limitations : 6+

Plot

The years of exile in the life of Stefan Zweig, one of the most read German-language writers of his time, between Buenos Aires, New York and Brazil. As a Jewish intellectual, Zweig struggles to find the right stance towards the events in Nazi Germany, while searching for a home in the new world.

Rewards and nominations

  • Locarno 2016, Piazza Grande

Trailer

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