Before The Revolution

dispatches from the front

Month: October 2014

Baader-Meinhof Complex

Baader Meinhof Complex

2008 Germany (English subtitles available)baader-meinhof

Directed by Uli Edel

The Baader Meinhof Complex” is based on a bestselling 1985 novel of the same name by Stefan Aust.
The film covers the early period of the German revolutionary organization, the Rote Armee Fraktion, which was active from 1970 to 1998. The film was nominated for a Golden Globe Award and was nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 81st Academy Awards in 2009. Continue reading

The Edukators


The Edukaors

Kate Devlin

German-Austrian, 2004. Directed by Hans Weingarnter. Nominated for the Palme d’Or, 2004 Cannes Film Festival. Continue reading