The Forest For The Trees

The Forest For The Trees
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Silvie

OMG great movie, but SO depressing. Still worth watching totally. Because this can happen to anyone. Please watch out for your fellow people....

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Anne

About the saddest film I’ve seen. Very realistic portrayal of loneliness and the difficulties of being a new teacher. Quite heartbreaking.

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Savannah

Tragic, uncomfortable, and all too relatable, this film is a great coming-of-age story for young adults who are trying to find their way in a new city or job. Eva Löbau is awkward and pathetic but always believable. It is incredible that Maren Ade was able to execute a film of this caliber as ...Read more

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Jan

Sometimes painful to watch this... someone trying to come into their own power. She's got a long way to go. A movie about growing pains and growing up. Weak ending; didn't really get it...

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