The Weekend

(2012)
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Based on a novel by Bernard Schlink (The Reader), The Weekend follows Jens as he leaves prison 18 years after being arrested as an RAF terrorist in Germany. Back with his family, friends, and ex-comrades, including his former lover Inga, Jens’ unexpected arrival disrupts their lives, forcing them to re-examine the violent idealism of their youth, especially as he insists on learning who had betrayed him to the police years before in this intense, gripping drama

  1. Nina Grosse

    Director, Writer

  2. Bernhard Schlink

    Novel

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  1. Sebastian Koch

    Sebastian Koch

    Jens Kessler

  2. Katja Riemann

    Katja Riemann

    Inga Lansky

  3. Barbara Auer

    Barbara Auer

  4. Sylvester Groth

    Sylvester Groth

  5. Tobias Moretti

    Tobias Moretti

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Original Title Das Wochenende

Status Released

Release Information

  • August 26, 2012
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 37m

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