CreatorSchramm Film Koerner & Weber in Coproduktion mit ZDF und ARTE ; einem Film von Christian Petzold ; Redaktion ZDF, Caroline von Senden ; Redaktion arte, Andreas Schreitmüller ; Produzenten, Florian Koerner von Gustorf, Michael Weber ; Buch und Regie, Christian Petzold
1 videodisc (89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (9 p. ; ill. ; 18 cm.)
Nina Hoss, Devid Striesow, Hinnerk Schönemann, Burghart Klaussner, Barbara Auer, Christian Redl, Selin Barbara Petzold, Wanja Mues, Michael Wittenborn, Martin Brambach, Joachim Nimtz, Peter Benedict, Ian Norval, Peter Knaack, Thomas Giese
Director of photography, Hans Fromm ; production designer, Kade Gruber ; costumes, Anette Guther, Lotte Sawatzki ; editor, Bettina Böhler ; script consultant, Harun Farocki ; music, Stefan Will
Following a near-death experience, a young woman flees her East German hometown and failed marriage to start over in Hanover. By chance she finds work with an ambitious and determined executive and enters a ruthless world of big business and cut-throat boardroom deals. But just as she seems poised to fully realize her ambitions, she finds herself haunted by truths from the past that threaten to destroy her new life.
Special features: "Nothing ventured" documentary by Harun Farocki (50 min.); theatrical trailer; booklet featuring "German desire in the age of venture capitalism," an essay by film scholar Marco Abel.
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