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Release Date: March 17th, 1997

Not Yet Rated|2 hr 2 min

Plot Summary
Local farmer Theo (Josef Bierbichler) is a man struggling to keep his family happy and fed. One day he heads out with a horse in a trailer hitched to the back of his car. Also in the trailer, hiding, is his young daughter who stowed away without permission. On a slippery road, things are about to change. A chain reaction has begun, a door has been opened, and the hand of fate has entered the game as an invisible player.

Cast: Ulrich Matthes, Marie-Lou Sellem, Floriane Daniel, Heino Ferch, Josef Bierbichler, Laura Tonke, Sophia Dirscherl, Sebastian Schipper

Director: Tom Tykwer

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Westdeutscher Rundfunk, Arte, X-FIlme Creative Pool, Palladio Film, Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk

Distributors: Winstar Cinema

Keywords: Dark, Tense, 1990s, Love, Car, Daughter

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