Peter Payer
For a moment the otherwise proper station master Thomas Hudetz is distracted by Anna?s flirtatious behavior. This results in a catastrophic train accident with countless deaths. Thomas and Anna lie to escape blame, and this lie about their shared guilt forges their bond ? changes and ends yet more lives.
Technical Data
Running time: 95
Format: Super-35mm
Screen ratio: 1:2,35
Sound: Dolby Digital
Language spoken: German
Subtitles: English
Production year: 2007
Director(s): Peter Payer
Writer(s): Peter Payer (based on the play Judgement Day by Ödön von Horvath)
Cinematography: Andreas Berger
Editing: Cordula Werner
Key cast: Frank Giering, Lavinia Wilson, Corinna Harfouch, Robert Stadlober, Alfred Dorfer
Producers: Erich Lackner, Nicolas Steil
Locarno (Competition)
Awards (selection):

Second Award of the Youth Jury (Locarno),
Best Screenwriter Award (Mailand(MIFF)

Production company
Lotus-Film GmbH
Mollardgasse 85A / Stiege 1
1060 Vienna
tel:+43 1 786 33 87
Iris Productions (L)