- Cate Shortland
- Germany, United kingdom, Australia
- Drama, History, Fiction
- Cate Shortland / Robin Mukherjee
- Saskia Rosendahl, Ursina Lardi, Nele Trebs, Hans-Jochen Wagner, Mike Weidner.
- Rohfilm, Porchlight Films, Edge City Films
Spring 1945 and the German resistance collapses. As the Allied forces sweep across the Motherland five children embark on a journey which will challenge every notion we have of family, love and friendship. What happens to our youngest after war ends? Based on the Booker nominee novel THE DARK ROOM, by Rachel Seiffert. From the director of SOMERSAULT, Cate Shortland.
Festivals & Academy awards and others
Festival del Film Locarno 2012
Prix du Public UBS
BFI London Film Festival 2012
Deutscher Filmpreis (Lolas) 2013
Spain (13 of December 2013)
United kingdom (22 of February 2013)
France (20 of February 2013)