Christian Petzold returns with something lighter, funnier and more instantly-lovable than his recent run, bringing regular leading lady Paula Beer along for the ride.
President Kristen Stewart will also pass judgement on films by Matt Johnson and Angela Schanelec.
Starring as a concentration camp survivor attempting to rebuild her life in spite of considerable challenges, Hoss delivers a captivating and entirely convincing performance.
Paula Beer plays a woman with a supernatural secret in this unconventional modern-day fairy tale.
An ancient myth underpins German director Christian Petzold’s wishy-washy romantic drama.
They’ll be joined by Abel Ferrara and Tsai Ming-liang when the festival kicks off in February.
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There’s shades of Casablanca in Christian Petzold’s riveting period romance, set in Nazi-occupied France.