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D-I-M, Deus in Machina (2007)

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A world, as spotless, bleak and cold as its uniform design is not a good place for a dreamer like Lutz. With as much courage as desperation, relying only on his skills and imagination, he ... See full summary »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
David Winter David Winter ... Lutz
Reinhardt Firchow Reinhardt Firchow ... Jannik
Volker Lippmann Volker Lippmann ... Prosecutor
Bernd Voßen Bernd Voßen ... Judge 1
Georg Leumer Georg Leumer ... Judge 2
Steffen Will Steffen Will ... Young Jannik
Nele van Deyk Nele van Deyk ... The System (voice)
Gerd Buurmann Gerd Buurmann ... Mr. Ratzow
Gabriele Blum Gabriele Blum ... Mother
Sabine Kämper Sabine Kämper ... Interrogator
Christian Heuser Christian Heuser ... Lab Scientist
Mareike Götzinger Mareike Götzinger ... Clerk at desk
Christopher Pott Christopher Pott ... Forensic Specialist
Maik Evers Maik Evers ... First policeman
Daniel Raboldt Daniel Raboldt ... Second policeman
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A world, as spotless, bleak and cold as its uniform design is not a good place for a dreamer like Lutz. With as much courage as desperation, relying only on his skills and imagination, he faces a terrible fate and fights for his personal happy end. At the end of the twenty-first century society has given up on the illusion of happiness for everyone. Another ideal has taken its place. Your usefulness for society has become the measure of all things. Based on it's own rating of the citizens, a dehumanized system distributes goods and services to the inhabitants of it's world. Lutz is not cut out for this. He is a romantic aficionado of nostalgic 2D-films of the twenties century. Instead of paying his dues to society, he prefers to sit in front of his antique DVD player and immerses himself into a world where there is still freedom, adventure and heroism. Soon his romantic inclination gets him kicked out of university and loses him his prestigious enrollment at the institute for neuro -... Written by Axel Ricke

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Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

24 October 2008 (USA) See more »

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€48,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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