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491 Ratings

The Free Will

Der freie Wille

Directed by Matthias Glasner
Germany, 2006
Drama, Crime

Synopsis

Theo, a rapist, is released after nine years in a psychiatric hospital’s prison ward. His fear of women and the unfulfilled desire this generates turns normal life into a kind of martyrdom.

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The Free Will Directed by Matthias Glasner

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2006 | 3 wins including: Outstanding Artistic Achievement

Tribeca Film Festival

2006 | 2 wins including: Best Actor (Narrative Feature)

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