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24 Ratings



Directed by Christian Schwochow
Germany, 2013
Drama, Thriller


Nelly Senff escaped with her son Alexei to West Germany to start a new life. But soon her life is plagued by the West German Secret Service that seeks the truth about her past lover. She must face her past once more and keeps moving on with Alexei.

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West Directed by Christian Schwochow

Awards & Festivals

Montréal World Film Festival

2013 | 2 wins including: Best Actress

German Film Critics Association Awards

2015 | Nominee: Best Actress

German Film Awards

2014 | Winner: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Gold)

2012 | Nominee: Best Screenplay - Unproduced (Gold)

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