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378 Ratings


Directed by Christian Petzold
Germany, 2007
Drama, Romance, Thriller


Yella has decided to leave her small town in eastern Germany for a new life on the other side of the Elbe. But strange voices and sounds are plaguing Yella—truths from her past coming back to haunt her.

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Yella Directed by Christian Petzold

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2007 | 3 wins including: Femina-Film-Prize

Edinburgh International Film Festival


Chicago International Film Festival


German Film Critics Association Awards

2008 | 2 wins including: Best Film

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