Faust

faust

Director : Alexander Sokurov  / Russia  / 140  / German / 2011

Faust, played by Johannes Zeiler, is a man in search of the ideals of the Enlightenment but he becomes obsessed with the lovely Magarethe (IsoldaDychauk) and eventually sells his soul to the Devil (Anton Adasinsky) also known as the Moneylender, so that he may possess her. The Devil takes Faust on a strange, unforgettable journey.

Director Aleksandr Sokurov
Screenplay Aleksandr Sokurov, Marina Koreneva
Producer Andrey Sigle
DoP Bruno Delbonnel
Editor Jörg Hauschild
Music Andrey Sigle
Cast Johannes Zeiler, Anton Adasinsky, Isolda Dychauk, Georg Friedrich, Hanna Schygulla

Awards/Festivals
European Film Awards, International Cinephile Society Awards, London Film Festival, Venice Film Festival

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