12 Winter

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12 Winter
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DVD cover
Written by Thomas Stiller
Holger Karsten Schmidt
Directed by Thomas Stiller
Starring Jürgen Vogel
Axel Prahl
Theme music composer Peter Scherer
Country of origin Germany
Original language(s) German
Production
Producer(s) Bettina Brokemper
Martin Zimmermann
Cinematography Marc Liesendahl
Editor(s) Ulrike Leipold
Running time 89 minutes
Release
Original release
  • May 1, 2009 (2009-05-01)

12 Winter (German title Zwölf Winter) is a 2009 German television film directed by Thomas Stiller which stars Jürgen Vogel and Axel Prahl.[1] The film was produced by Martin Zimmermann[2] and Bettina Brokemper[3] while the screenplay was written Holger Karsten Schmidt.[1] The film is based on the true story of two bank robbers who robbed a series of small banks throughout Germany.[2] The two were pursued by police for more than 12 years before they were captured in August 2002.[1]

Cast[edit]

Awards[edit]

  • 2010: Nominated for Adolf Grimme Award in the category of "fiction" [4]
  • 2010: Nominated for German TV thriller price
  • 2010: Won Jupiter Award for "Best TV Film"[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Thomann, Jörg (January 5, 2009). "de:Wer will fleißige Bankräuber sehen?" [Who wants to see a hardworking bank robber?]. Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (in German). Retrieved December 16, 2014 – via English translation of original by Google Translate found here. 
  2. ^ a b Lanwert, Hayke (June 5, 2009). "12 Winter: Intelligentes Hase-und-Igel-Spiel" [12 Winter: Smart hare and tortoise game]. Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung (in German). Retrieved December 16, 2014 – via English translation of original by Google Translate found here. 
  3. ^ "PRESSEARCHIV: '12 Winter'" [Press Archive: '12 Winter'] (in German). Film und Media Stiftung NRW. April 28, 2009. Retrieved December 16, 2014 – via English translation of the original by Google Translate found here. 
  4. ^ "Nominierungen Fiktion 2010" [2010 Nominations for Fiction] (in German). Grimme Institute. Retrieved December 16, 2014 – via English translation of original by Google translate found here. 
  5. ^ "Zwei Jupiter für den WDR '12 Winter' und 'Marcel Reich-Ranicki: Mein Leben'" [Two Jupiters for the WDR: '12 Winter' and 'Marcel Reich-Ranicki: My Life'] (in German). Westdeutscher Rundfunk Köln. April 21, 2010. Archived from the original on February 28, 2011. Retrieved December 16, 2014 – via English translation of original by Google Translate found here. 

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