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The Distant Land

Das weite Land

Directed by Luc Bondy
France, Austria, 1987


A promising young pianist commits suicide. He spent his last evening in the company of the industrialist Friedrich Hofreiter. His wife Genia is in possession of a farewell note.

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The Distant Land Directed by Luc Bondy

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1987 | Un Certain Regard

German Film Awards

1988 | 2 wins including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role (Gold)

1988 | Nominee: Outstanding Feature Film (Gold)

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