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The White Ribbon

Award-winning film by Michael Haneke set on the eve of World War I. The quiet order of a small German village is disturbed by a series of mysterious and inexplicable accidents. To the mounting concern of the villagers, the events persist, becoming increasingly sinister and taking on the character of a perverse punishment ritual. But who is responsible?

In German with English subtitles.

Release date:

2 hours, 20 minutes

Last on

Sun 17 Feb 2013 21:00


Role Contributor
The SchoolteacherChristian Friedel
The BaronUlrich Tukur
MartinLeonard Proxauf
The PastorBurghart Klaussner
The Pastor's WifeSteffi Kuhnert
The TutorMichael Kranz
AdolfLevin Henning
SigiFion Mutert
The BaronessUrsina Lardi
The Schoolteacher as an Old ManErnst Jacobi
EvaLeonie Benesch
KlaraMaria-Victoria Dragus
DirectorMichael Haneke
ProducerMichael Katz
ProducerVeit Heiduschka
ProducerMargaret Menegoz
ProducerStefan Arndt
WriterMichael Haneke

Mark Kermode reviews The White Ribbon