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In the Fade

15 yrs 106 minutes 2017 7.1

In the Fade is a drama by Fatih Akin whose breakthrough Head-On was awarded the Golden Bear in Berlin in 2004. Katja is a former addict married to the man who once was her dealer. They have addressed their problems and live a quiet life with their six-year-old son Rocco. When Katja comes to pick them up on the husband’s job after bathing one evening, the office is blown away by a homemade bomb and her family wiped out. Nazis are suspected of committing the crime. Overcome by grief, Katja seeks revenge. Fredrik Sahlin at Kulturnyheterna rated the film 4 out of 5 and found that "In the Fade is undoubtedly a truly exciting work of its time, and its consistent and not at all triumphal ending makes it stay in your heart for a long time."

The film is not playable outside of Sweden
Category: Feature film
Genre: Crime, drama, thriller
Director: Fatih Akin
Actor: Diane Kruger, Numan Acar, Adam Bousdoukos
Country: Germany
Language: German, English, Turkish

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