• Im Westen nichts Neues
  • Im Westen nichts Neues
  • Im Westen nichts Neues

Im Westen nichts Neues / All Quiet on the Western Front Programme 2022

by Edward Berger Gala Premieres

Germany, World War I. A romanticised idea of heroism motivates the student Paul Bäumer to volunteer for the army at the age of 19. Full of patriotic zeal, he completes basic training before going to the Western Front with his comrades. In the trenches, however, it's not long before Paul's worldview is shattered and he is forced to experience first-hand how initial euphoria turns into fear and despair. With IM WESTEN NICHTS NEUES, Edward Berger directs the first German film adaptation of Erich Maria Remarque's pacifist world bestseller. With a great ensemble cast including Daniel Brühl, Albrecht Schuch and Devid Striesow, the result is a gripping drama that impressively demonstrates the absurdity and brutality of war.



Time Venue

21:00* Kongresssaal

17:45 Arena 4

18:00 Arena 4

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  • Genre: Historical Drama
  • Country, Year: Germany, 2022
  • Runtime: 147 Min
  • Languages: German
  • Subtitles: English
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  • Director: Edward Berger
  • Cast: Felix Kammerer, Albrecht Schuch, Aaron Hilmer, Moritz Klaus, Edin Hasanovic, Adrian Grünewald, Daniel Brühl
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  • Screenplay: Edward Berger, Lesley Paterson, Ian Stokell
  • Cinematography: James Friend
  • Editor: Sven Budelmann
  • Music: Volker Bertelmann
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  • Producers: Malte Grunert, Daniel Dreifuss, Edward Berger, Thorsten Schumacher, Lesley Paterson, Ian Stokell
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  • Production Company: Amusement Park Film
  • World Sales: Netflix
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