The Dark Valley
Das Finstere Tal

A film by Andreas Prochaska

2013 Austria, Germany - Western

synopsis

A stranger arrives in a European high mountain village where he is allowed to stay before the harsh winter. He introduces himself as a photographer from America, but nobody suspects that the foreigner is here to take revenge.

  • cast

    • Sam Riley (Greider)
    • Paula Beer (Luzi)
    • Tobias Moretti (Hans Brenner)
  • crew

    • Producers
    • Helmut Grasser (Allegro Fillm)
    • Stefan Arndt (X Filme Creative Pool)
    • Screenwriters
    • Martin Ambrosch
    • Andreas Prochaska
    • from the novel by
    • Thomas Willmann
    • Cinematographer
    • Thomas W. Kiennast
    • Editor
    • Daniel Prochaska

awards & nominations +

  • Silver Lola Award 2014
  • 8 German Film Awards, 2014
  • 8 Austrian Film Awards 2015, including Best Film
  • Bavarian Film Award for Best Director, 2014
  • Bavarian Film Award for Best Actor (Tobias Moretti), 2014
  • "Wishing Bell" for Best Film at Bled Film Festival 2014
  • Best Film PiFan
  • Austria's submission for the 2015 Oscars
  • Gold Seahorse, Grand Prix of KoĊ‚obrzeg Suspense Film Festival 2015
  • Audience award @MECEFF 7+1 Romania

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screenings in festivals & markets +

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