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FOUR MINUTES

by Chris Kraus

synopsis

Jenny is young. Her life is over. She killed someone. And she would do it again. When an 80-year-old piano teacher discovers the girl's secret, her brutality and her dreams, she decides to retransform her pupil into the musical wunderkind she once was.

international title: Four Minutes
original title: Vier Minuten
country: Germany
sales agent: Beta Cinema
year: 2006
genre: fiction
directed by: Chris Kraus
film run: 100'
release date: DE 01/02/2007, IT 04/05/2007, ES 20/07/2007, AT 27/09/2007, BE 28/11/2007, FR 16/01/2008, UK 07/03/2008
screenplay: Chris Kraus
cast: Monica Bleibtreu, Hannah Herzsprung, Sven Pippig, Richy Müller
cinematography by: Judith Kaufmann
film editing: Uta Schmidt
art director: Silke Buhr
costumes designer: Gioia Raspé
music: Annette Focks
producer: Alexandra Kordes, Meike Kordes, Fabian Massah
production: Kordes & Kordes Film GmbH
distributor: Piffl Medien Filmverleih, Lady Film, EuropaCorp Distribution, Peccadillo Pictures, Cinemien, Abc Distribution