- Germany / Australia / UK
- 1h 49min
- Directed by: Cate Shortland
- Written by: Cate Shortland, Robin Mukherjee, Rachel Seiffert
- Cast: Saskia Rosendahl, Kai-Peter Malina, Nele Trebs
- Language: German/English
- UK release: 22 February 2013
Germany, 1945: Lore (Rosendahl) is the teenage daughter of a Nazi official who travels with her siblings across the country as the regime topples around them. Despite some plot contrivances, there's lots to admire. Rosendahl is promising and Shortland takes a fresh approach to a time and place that's been explored so often before.
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Lore18 Feb 2013
Beautifully-shot, World War II-set drama explores character raised within Nazi ideology
Nine years after her sensitive debut Somersault, about a teenage runaway in Australia, director Cate Shortland brings us her second feature Lore, adapted from a short story by Rachel Seiffert. Newcomer Saskia Rosendhal plays the titular character in…
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