The White Ribbon
- Original title
Das weisse Band aka
- The White Ribbon
- Das weisse Band - Eine deutsche Kindergeschichte
- Running time
- 145 min.
Christian Berger (B&W)
Co-production Germany-Austria-France; Les Films du Losange / Wega-Film / X Filme Creative Pool
- Synopsis / Plot
- Year 1913. Some inexplicable events disturb the quiet life of a German village, just before World War I. A cable has been put up to trip the doctor riding his horse, a barn is set on fire, two children are abducted and tortured... The schoolteacher observes, investigates and little by little discovers the incredible truth.
: Goya Awards: Nominated for Best European Film
: Oscar: Nominated for Best Foreign Language Picture
: Golden Globes: Best Foreign Language Picture
: Cannes Film Festival: Palme d´Or (Golden Palm) (Best Movie), FIPRESCI Award
: European Film Awards: Best Movie, Director, Screenplay. 4 Nominations
: BAFTA Awards: Nominated for Best Film in Foreign Language
: New York Film Critics Circle: Best Cinematography
: 10 German Film Awards, including Best Movie, Director and Screenplay
: Guldbagge Awards (Sweden): Best Foreign Language Film
: Cesar Awards (France): Nominated for Best Foreign Film
: Satellite Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film
: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Cinematography. 3 Nominations
: Nominated for Critics' Choice Awards: Best Foreign Language Film
2009: Chicago Film Critics Awards: Best Foreign Language Film
: Sur Awards: Best Foreign Film
: Gaudí Awards: Best European Film
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