Shewas born in Temora, Australia. She studied Fine Arts at Sydney University and Directing at the Australian Film, Television and Radio School. Her first feature film, Somersault, debuted in the Un Certain Regard section of the Cannes Film Festival. Lore is her second feature.
Lore / Cate Shortland
After her Nazi parents are imprisoned, Lore leads her younger siblings across a war-torn Germany in 1945. Amidst the chaos, she encounters mysterious Jewish refugee Thomas, who shatters her fragile reality with hatred and desire. To live, she must trust someone she was taught to hate and face the darkness within herself.
|Script:||Cate Shortland, Robin Mukherjee, based on the novel by Rachel Seiffert, The Dark Room|
|With:||Saskia Rosendahl (Lore), Kai Malina (Thomas), Ursina Lardi (Mutti), Nele Trebs (Liesel), Mika Seidel (Jürgen), André Frid (Günther), Hans-Jochen Wagner (Vati)|
|World Sales:||Memento Films International, France T. +33 1 5334 9020 F. +33 1 4247 1124 firstname.lastname@example.org www.memento-films.com|
|Distribution in Greece:||Seven Films & Spentzos Films Yannis Drepas T. +30 210 3818 777 email@example.com www.sevenfilms.gr|
|Production Design:||Silke Fischer|
|Producer:||Karsten Stoöter, Liz Watts, Paul Welsh, Benny Dreschel|
|Production:||Roh Films, Germany T.+49 341 681 8870-76 F.+49 341 681 8802 firstname.lastname@example.org www.rohfilm.de & Porchlight Films, Australia T. +61 2 9326 9916 F. +61 2 9357 1479 & Edge City Films, UK T.+44 141 221 5290 email@example.com www.edgecityfilms.co.uk|
|Audience Award – Locarno IFF 2012
|FRIDA LIAPPA:||Saturday, November 03, 2012 - 19:45 | ID:145|
|OLYMPION:||Sunday, November 11, 2012 - 18:00 | ID:914|