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The Police Officer's Wife

Die Frau des Polizisten (Germany)

Directed by:
Philip Gröning
Cast:
Alexandra Finder, David Zimmerschied, Pia Kleemann
Duration:
12h:00m
TIFF edition:
2014
Category:
Synopsis:

A simple film. A man, a woman, a child. A small town. Perfect sundays. Affection and distance. The father’s career at the local police department. And the mother solely devoted to caring for the child. The violence between husband and wife. we watch as this woman sinks. And how she does everything she can to save this child’s soul, to let it grow. To teach the child love. 

Festivals
Venice 2013 (competition)

Awards
Special Jury Award - Venice 2013
 

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