The White Ribbon is a 2009 German-language film, released in black and white, written and directed by Michael Haneke. The drama darkly depicts society and family in a northern German village just before World War I. According to Haneke, the film is about "the origin of every type of terrorism, be it of political or religious nature." Das weiße Band, Eine deutsche Kindergeschichte premiered at the 62nd Cannes Film Festival in May 2009 and won the Palme d'Or, followed by positive reviews and several other major awards, including the 2010 Golden Globe Award for Best Foreign Language Film. The...
|Release date:||May 21, 2009|
|Directed by:||Michael Haneke|
|Producer:||Stefan Arndt, Andrea Occhipinti, Veit Heiduschka, Michael Katz, Margaret Ménégoz|
|Screenplay by:||Michael Haneke|