Never Look Away

188 mins.
Directed by Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
R
German and Russian with subtitles
2019

Inspired by real events and spanning three eras of German history, NEVER LOOK AWAY tells the story of a young art student, Kurt (Tom Schilling) who falls in love with fellow student, Ellie (Paula Beer).

Ellie’s father, Professor Seeband (Sebastian Koch), a famous doctor, is dismayed at his daughter’s choice of boyfriend, and vows to destroy the relationship.

What neither of them knows is that their lives are already connected through a terrible crime Seeband committed decades ago.

NEVER LOOK AWAY is the new film from Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck, director of the Oscar-winning THE LIVES OF OTHERS.