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Not Yet Rated| 2 hr. 14 min.

Plot Summary
A professor (Johannes Zeiler) meets a devilish moneylender (Anton Adasinsky) and sells his immortal soul in exchange for knowledge.

Cast: Johannes Zeiler , Anton Adasinsky , Isolda Dychauk , Georg Friedrich , Hanna Schygulla , Antje Lewald , Florian Brückner , Sigurdur Skúlason

Director: Aleksandr Sokurov

Genres: Drama, Fantasy

Distributor: Leisure Time Features

Faust (2011)

Release Date: November 15th, 2013|2 hr. 14 min.

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  • This is far from a dull, academic work and the fast-paced talk is matched by swiftly changing scenes full of vibrant visuals. Life bubbles out of each frame in a grungy, foul-smelling rush. show more

  • German history and culture are among Sokurov's concerns in this visually compelling, intellectually scattershot movie. show more

  • Indeed, compared to many Sokurov films, this one has an enlivening paradoxicality: it's morbid but upbeat, grim yet rapturous. show more

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