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Frost (1997)

Time of darkness. Time of fire kindled against cold and fear. During the Holy Night, the seven year old Micha has to escape with his young mother Marianne from the violence of his drunken father.

Director:

Fred Kelemen

Writer:

Fred Kelemen
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Cast

Credited cast:
Adolfo Assor Adolfo Assor ... Nachtportier
Harry Baer ... Mann, der Obdach gewährt
Isolde Barth ... Frau, die Obdach gewährt
Thomas Baumann Thomas Baumann ... Besitzer der Tanzbar
Paul Blumberg ... Micha
Mario Gericke Mario Gericke ... The Father
Anna Schmidt Anna Schmidt ... Marianne
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Storyline

Time of darkness. Time of fire kindled against cold and fear. During the Holy Night, the seven year old Micha has to escape with his young mother Marianne from the violence of his drunken father.

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Genres:

Drama

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Country:

Germany

Language:

German | Spanish

Release Date:

1998 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Mróz See more »

Filming Locations:

Germany

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (director's cut)

Sound Mix:

DTS | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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Trivia

The war zone like landscapes in the film were shot in the eastern part of Germany: "We filmed on the border of Poland and there were still old tank-traps there," said director Fred Kelemen in 1999. See more »

Alternate Versions

Director presented at the 'Berlin International Film Festival' on Feb. 21st 1997 in an unfinished version running 270 minutes. This work-in-progress was also shown at the following film festival presentations. Because of creative disagreements with the producer and resulting legal complications the film could only be finished in 1999 when it finally premiered at the '12th Tokyo International Film Festival'. The running time of the finished director's cut of "Frost" is 200 minutes. See more »

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