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CARLOS

by Olivier Assayas

synopsis

Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, Carlos is a central figure in the history of international terrorism in the 1970s and 1980s, from pro-Palestinian activism to the Japanese Red Army. At once a figure of the extreme left and an opportunistic mercenary in the pay of powerful Middle Eastern secret services, he formed his own organization based on the other side of the Iron Curtain which was active during the final years of the Cold War.

original title: Carlos
country: France, Germany
sales agent: StudioCanal
year: 2010
genre: fiction
directed by: Olivier Assayas
film run: 333'
release date: DE 04/11/2010, GB 22/10/2010
screenplay: Dan Franck, Olivier Assayas
cast: Édgar Ramírez, Alexander Beyer, Anna Thalbach, Julia Hummer, Farid Elouardi, Alexander Scheer, Susanne Wuest, Katharina Schüttler, Udo Samel, Nora Von Waldstätten
cinematography by: Yorick Le Sauc, Denis Lenoir
film editing: Marion Monnier, Luc Barnier
art director: François-Renaud Labarthe
production: Film en Stock, Egoli Tossell Film, Canal+, ARTE France Cinéma
distributor: StudioCanal, Warner Bros. Germany, Studio Canal

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main awards/selection

Cannes 2010 Official Selection
Out of Competition
César 2011 Best Male Newcomer (Edgar Ramírez)
BFI London Film Festival 2010 
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