All Quiet on the Western Front (2022)
- Sat, Jan 28
Director: Edward Berger Run Time: 147 min. Release Year: 2022
Starring: Aaron Hilmer, Adrian Grünewald, Albrecht Schuch, Felix Kammerer, Moritz Klaus
Country: Germany, United States, United Kingdom
Language: German, French
About the film:
Official Selection, 2022 Toronto International Film Festival
All Quiet on the Western Front (2022) received nine nominations at the 95th Academy Awards, including Best Picture, and won four: Best International Feature, Best Cinematography, Best Original Score, and Best Production Design.
The gripping story of a young German soldier on the Western Front of World War I. Paul and his comrades experience first-hand how the initial euphoria of war turns into desperation and fear as they fight for their lives, and each other, in the trenches. The first-ever German adaptation of Erich Maria Remarque’s world renowned anti-war classic.
About the filmmaker:
Edward Berger is a German director and screenwriter. His film Jack premiered at the 2014 Berlin Film Festival and received the 2015 German Film Award in silver for Outstanding Feature Film. Since August 2014, Berger has directed the first five episodes of the eight-part television series Deutschland 83 for UFA Fiction, which premiered at 2015 Berlin Film Festival in the section Berlinale Special. Based on Erich Maria Remarque’s world renowned bestseller, Berger’s feature film All Quiet on the Western Front (2022) was Germany’s official submission to the 95th Academy Awards, where it not only received a nomination for Best International Feature, but also eight other nominations including Best Picture.See our upcoming films