In the Fade
[Aus dem Nichts], directed by Fatih Akin, France/ Germany 2017, 106' (English friendly)
Katja's life falls apart in the blink of an eye when two neo-Nazis kill her husband and 6-year-old son in a bomb attack. Her quest for justice soon pushes her to the edge as the two suspects stand trial for murder.
In the Fade is the latest movie directed by Fatih Akin, the creator of Head-On, Soul Kitchen and The Edge of Heaven. The leading role is played by Diane Kruger (Inglourious Basterds, Troy, Copying Beethoven) who provides emotional tension and credibility to the movie. In the Fade was included in the Official Selection of the Cannes Film Festival in 2017. The jury of the Festival recognized the brilliant role of Diane Kruger who won the Best Actress Award. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association awarded In the Fade with the Golden Globe for Best Foreign Language Film.