Stefan Zweig: Farewell to Europe

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Germany | 2016 | 106 minutes | Maria Schrader

October 21, 2018

This emotionally powerful film explores the painful dilemma of whether to speak out or remain silent in the face of tyranny. Stefan Zweig: Farewell To Europe tells the story of the Austrian writer and his life in exile from 1936 to 1942.

This is a special screening for the Honorary Consulate of Austria in Seattle and there will be a limited number of tickets available to the public which will be released closer to showtime.

SIFF Cinema and the Portland German Film Festival present the 3rd annual KINOFEST Seattle. Showcasing feature films, documentaries and short films that represent the diversity, history and progress of German language film including films from Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

  • Original Language Title: Vor der Morgenröte
  • Director: Maria Schrader
  • Principal Cast: Josef Hader, Barbara Sukowa, Aenne Schwarz, Matthias Brandt, Charly Hübner
  • Country: Germany, Austria, France
  • Year: 2016
  • Running Time: 106 minutes
  • Producer: Stefan Arndt, Danny Krausz, Denis Poncet, Uwe Schott
  • Screenplay: Maria Schrader, Jan Schomburg
  • Cinematographers: Wolfgang Thaler
  • Language: German, English, Portuguese, French, Spanish
  • Has Subtitles: Yes