I'm the Father

'Marriages are communal decisions, divorces individual ones,' so the lawyer tells successful architect Marco (Blomberg) when his wife Melanie decides to leave him, taking their son Benny with her. Who can guess to what lengths a father might not go when faced with the loss of his beloved son. This impressive tragi-comic movie, powerfully acted and handsomely photographed, tackles the pressures of marriage and the devastation of break up with notable honesty. And as for those lawyers...

By: JFu

Release details

Duration: 102 mins

Cast and crew

Director: Dani Levy
Screenwriter: Rona Munro, Dani Levy
Cast: Sebastian Blomberg
Maria Schrader
Ezra-Valentin Lenz
Christiane Paul
Ulrich Noethen
Rolf Zacher
Marion Kracht
Rosel Zech
Georg Tryphon
Bernd Stegemann
Lena Stolze
Christoph Bantzer
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