Filmfest
#FFHH19
26.9. - 5.10.2019
Hamburg

Remember Canada, Germany 2015 | 95 min | OV with German subtitles | Colour | FF 2015

Atom Egoyan

ATOM EGOYAN (*1969) became well-known with films like Exotica (1994) and The Sweet Hereafter (1997) and has won around 50 awards in his career, including in 2008 the Douglas Sirk Prize at Filmfest Hamburg. His last film to run here was Devil’s Knot in 2013.

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Zev (Christopher Plummer) lives in a care home and is beginning to suffer from dementia. His memories are growing weaker by the day. For this reason, his old friend Max (Martin Landau) urges him to hurry up and finally carry out the plan he's been carrying around with him for 70 years: to take revenge on the man who has Zev's family on his conscience. The man, a former concentration camp guard, is living under a false name in North America. With the travel route painstakingly planned by Max in his luggage, Zev sets off on a trip through the USA and Canada. He wants to kill the man who murdered his family with his own hands – just as long as he can remember the aim of his mission. Remember is a brilliantly constructed thriller.
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Orig. Title: Remember
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: English
Section: Transatlantic
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Director: Atom Egoyan
Screenplay: Benjamin August
Cast: Christopher Plummer, Bruno Ganz, Dean Norris, Jürgen Prochnow, Heinz Lieven, Henry Czerny, Martin Landau
Producer: Robert Lantos,Ari Lantos
Sprachfassung: OV with German subtitles
Music: Mychael Danna
Camera: Paul Sarossy
Set Designer: Matthew Davies
Cutter: Christopher Donaldson
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Format: dcp
Printsource:
German Distributor: Tiberius Film GmbH
World Sales: IM Global
Production: Serendipity Point Films
contact: IM Global: info@imglobalfilm.com