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The Paradise Trilogy
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Paradise: Faith

Paradies: Glaube

Directed by Ulrich Seidl
Austria, 2012
  • German
  • English
The Paradise Trilogy


For Anna Maria, paradise lies with Jesus, and she devotes her time to door-to-door missionary work. One day after years of absence, her husband, an Egyptian Muslim confined to a wheelchair, comes home—and soon prayers are replaced by fighting…

Our take

After Love comes Faith! Austrian provocateur Seidl took his Paradise anthology into even more dangerous territory, diving forward with zero inhibitions and a positively fiendish eye for unsettling satire. One of best films of 2012, said John Waters! Winner of the Jury Prize at Venice.

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Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2012 | 3 wins including: Best Film in Competition (CinemAvvenire' Award)

International Film Festival Rotterdam


European Film Awards

2013 | Winner: European Sound Designer



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