Colonia

 
 

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Director: Florian Gallenberger
Country: Luxembourg | France | Germany
Language: English | Spanish
Genre: Drama | Romance | Thriller
Runtime: 110 min.
Release Date: 21 January 2016
Filming Location: Chile | Luxembourg | Germany | Argentina
Budget: $14.000.000
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Starring: Emma Watson (Lena)
Daniel Brühl (Daniel)
Michael Nyqvist (Paul Schafer)
Richenda Carey (Gisela)
Vicky Kripes (Ursel)
Jeanne Werner (Dorothea)
Julian Ovenden (Roman)
Martin Wuttke (Niels)

Storyline

Lena and Daniel, a young couple become entangled in the Chilean military coup of 1973. Daniel is abducted by Pinochet's secret police and Lena tracks him to a sealed off area in the South of the country, called Colonia Dignidad. The Colonia presents itself as a charitable mission run by lay preacher Paul Schäfer but, in fact, is a place nobody ever escaped from. Lena decides to join the cult in order to find Daniel. Based on true events.

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