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Deutschland im Jahre Null

Roberto Rossellini Italië, 1948

Aflwydd's rating of the film Germany Year Zero

Reality is often more harrowing than any post-apocalyptic fantasy you can dream up. As a depiction of hell on earth (the only hell there is), there is few films that capture the horror of a society destroyed. When life is degraded to this level, our most animalistic tendencies will shine through.