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Calm Prevails Over the Country

Es herrscht Ruhe im Land

Directed by Peter Lilienthal
West Germany, Austria, 1975


Filmed in Portugal, Calm Prevails Over the Country is a powerful political parable describing a police crackdown in a resistance-riddled Latin American country.

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Calm Prevails Over the Country Directed by Peter Lilienthal

Awards & Festivals

German Film Critics Association Awards

1977 | Winner: Best Film

German Film Awards

1976 | Winner: Outstanding Feature Film (Challenge Award 'Golden Bowl')

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