The Zone of Interest

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The Zone of Interest

Nominated for 5 Academy Awards® including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Adapted Screenplay

Commandant of Auschwitz Rudolf Höss (Christian Friedel), along with his wife Hedwig (played by Anatomy of a Fall‘s Sandra Hüller), strive to build a dream life for their family in a house and garden next to the camp.

Written and directed by Jonathan Glazer (Under the Skin, Birth) and adapted from the Martin Amis novel of the same name.

Winner of the Grand Prix at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival

"It’s a work that forces you to reexamine how we’ve processed this chapter of history and restores a proper sense of ungraspable horror."
David Fear, Rolling Stone
"The Zone of Interest leaves you pondering the magnitude of what the banality of evil has wrought — and the terrible, inconsolable void that it leaves behind."
Justin Chang, Los Angeles Times

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