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TRANSIT

by Christian Petzold

synopsis

When a man flees France after the Nazi invasion, he assumes the identity of a dead author whose papers he possesses. Stuck in Marseilles, he meets a young woman desperate to find her missing husband - the very man he's impersonating.

original title: Transit
country: Germany, France
sales agent: The Match Factory
year: 2018
genre: fiction
directed by: Christian Petzold
film run: 101'
release date: FR 25/04/2018, DE 25/04/2018, ES 15/06/2018
screenplay: Christian Petzold
cast: Franz Rogowski, Paula Beer, Godehard Giese, Lilien Batman, Maryam Zaree, Barbara Auer, Matthias Brandt, Sebastian Hülk, Emilie de Preissac, Antoine Oppenheim, Louison Tresallet
cinematography by: Hans Fromm
film editing: Bettina Böhler
art director: Kade Gruber
music: Stefan Will
producer: Antonin Dedet, Florian Koerner von Gustorf
production: Neon Productions, Schramm Film Koerner & Weber
backing: Eurimages
distributor: Les Films du Losange, Piffl Medien Filmverleih, Golem Distribución