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91 Ratings

A Godsend

Ein Geschenk der Götter

Directed by Oliver Haffner
Germany, 2014
Comedy, Drama


Out of the blue, Anna, an actress at a provincial city theater, is fired. Fresh off the stage, she suddenly finds herself at the local unemployment bureau. On the urging of her theater-obsessed case worker, she takes on teaching an acting course for eight ‘hard-to-place’ welfare recipients.

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A Godsend Directed by Oliver Haffner

Awards & Festivals

Munich Film Festival

2014 | 2 wins including: Best Film

German Film Awards

2015 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role

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