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Sanctuary (2015)

Freistatt (original title)
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Bruder Wilde
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Bruder Krapp
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Angelika
Hans-Peter Korff ...
Pastor Abeln
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Bruder Hanebuth
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Frau vom Jugendamt
Katharina Schütz ...
Frau Brockmann
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An important movie - but not for everyone
18 September 2015 | by (Austria) – See all my reviews

I only live a few miles away from Freistatt, Germany, and at least regionally the movie got some attention. "Freistatt" deals with a topic that is not often dealt with in movies, chose original locations for filming and lists some very able actors (Max Riemelt, Alexander Held) in its cast.

There is no fluff or filler in this movie, no boredom coming up. But while it is a good "time piece" in the sense that it gives you a good idea what it was like in that particular time and situation, there is no plot that is strong enough to really hold the movie together.

Ultimately, I would only recommend it to those who are curious about or have any connection to those failures of the education system that existed for way too long.


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