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2.8
9 Ratings

Agnes

Directed by Johannes Schmid
Germany, 2016
Drama

Synopsis

Walter (41) is planning on writing a book about German entrepreneurs. On a spring day he meets the physics student Agnes (28). He is fascinated by her extreme attitude towards life. After reading some of his short stories, Agnes proposes that he writes a story about her.

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Agnes Directed by Johannes Schmid

What are people saying?

  • Paolo Simeone's rating of the film Agnes

    Started good with some nice superimposition between the written fiction and the cinematic setting, somewhat reminiscent of the good Reprise by Trier, but slowly wrecks into a fair of self indulgence proving again that Germans shouldn't even try to write love stories. This is so bad that it ends with the final caption that what you've seen is indeed "eine Liebesgeschichte".

  • cinegeek.de's rating of the film Agnes

    Dichtung und Wahrheit. Wenn die Fiktion sich verselbstständigt und die Wirklichkeit immer tragischere Züge annimmt... "Du könntest über mich schreiben", schlägt die Studentin Agnes dem Autoren Walter vor. Doch was passiert mit der Liebe, wenn man über sie schreibt? Ist das ein Eingriff in die Wirklichkeit? (...)

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