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Caged Birds

2020 1h 30m Drama Romance List
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Barbara Hug, an activist lawyer, crosses paths with an unlikely ally while raising her voice against the Swiss penitentiary system in the 1980s. Read More Read Less

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Elsa Fernández-Santos El Pais (Spain) Oliver Rihs' film mostly works thanks to the layered, complex, fascinating, and self-destructive protagonist, a woman who falls in love with a criminal who embodies all the puzzling paradoxes of freedom. [Full review in Spanish] Jun 16, 2022 Full Review Bobby LePire Film Threat Caged Birds is a masterpiece from start to finish. Rated: 10/10 Mar 2, 2022 Full Review Harvey S. Karten Shockya.com Who would have believed that there were riots on the streets anywhere in the utopia of Switzerland? "Caged Birds" tells it all. Rated: B Feb 21, 2022 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis Barbara Hug, an activist lawyer, crosses paths with an unlikely ally while raising her voice against the Swiss penitentiary system in the 1980s.
Director
Oliver Rihs
Producer
Stefan Eichenberger, Urs Frey, Jan Krüger, Ivan Madeo, Jörg Trentmann
Screenwriter
Dave Tucker
Production Co
Contrast Film, Port au Prince Film & Kulturproduktion GmbH
Genre
Drama, Romance
Original Language
German
Runtime
1h 30m
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