The Edukators

The Edukators

The Edukators

  Jan (Daniel Bruhl), his friend Peter (Stipe Erceg) and his girlfriend Jule (Julia Jentsch) are three young, idealistic rebels who decided to take action against the injustices of this world and still apply very own upbringing: They break In mansions of the rich one, then displacing furniture and remember this affront by the fact that the worth of their cause – the accumulation of luxury goods at the expense of other people – the future can not be sure. With non-violent but effective to produce anxiety, including the message of the “end of the golden years” are set in motion social processes that are not unstoppable. But are caught in one of drops from a millionaire (Burghart Klaussner) When the friends , escalated the situation: there is an involuntary abduction – but what will happen with the big shots?

are with The Edukators is coming director Hans Weingartner (The white noise) one of the best German films of recent years successfully ran quite right in the main competition at the Cannes Festival. rotated at a small budget and loaded with plenty of room for improvisation talents of the actors shine especially the outstanding dialogues, which also mean a piece of personal history by Weingartner. For he had in the real life for many years even tried (unsuccessfully) to become part of a political movement that made sense to him.

These are the opposing worlds and ideas that are compelling in this film makes us think, because they are both equally true and reporting needs. Two pages, their advantages and disadvantages, one as a spectator kennerlernt piece by piece and eventually finds himself as both require each other. The established set, rich alto ’68 combative versus one disillusioned but idealistic youth who knows no more what they want to fight: an exciting intellectual debate arises, which fortunately does not descend into banter and clichés. The fact that a rapprochement between the two sides by the kidnapping • Associated with distance from everyday life but must ultimately remain an illusion that seems logical and believable: in unspoken agreement all parties know that the world can not change long-and short-term revolutions are not possible – even if were to survive the best ideas.

Title: The Edukators Country of production: Germany Year of production: 2003 Length: 127 (Min) Rental: Delphi

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