30.09. - 09.10.2021

Atonement USA, United Kingdom 2007 | 125 min | OV | Colour | FF 2007

Joe Wright

Joe Wright was born in 1972. The british director is internationally known for his dramatic films„Atonement“ as wellas „Pride

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Based on an Ian McEwan's novel and adapted by Oscar winner Christopher Hampton, this gripping story is set in the upper-class England of the late 30s. 13-year-old Briony is infatuated with the housekeeper's son, whom her flash sister (Keira Knightley) has a fling with. Briony cannot handle her jealousy and pulls everybody into a maelstrom of harsh feelings and dramatic consequences as WWII looms.
Original title: Atonement
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Joe Wright
Screenplay: Christopher Hampton
Cast: Keira Knightley, James McAvoy, Vanessa Redgrave
Producer: Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner
Director of Photography: Seamus McGarvey
Music: Dario Marianelli
Production Design: Sarah Greenwood
Editor: Paul Tothill
Sound: 0
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Format: 35 mm
German Distributor: Universal Pictures International Germany GmbH
World Sales: Universal Pictures International Ltd., Oxford House, 76 Oxford St., W1D1BS London, Great Britain, Tel: +44 207 307 13 00, Fax: +44 207 307 13 01, email:,
Production: Working Title Films Ltd.


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