Black Box Germany
Direction: Andres Veiel
zero one film in Coproduction with HR.
Funded by Filmboard Berlin-Brandenburg, Hessische Rundfunk- Filmförderung, MFG Baden-Württemberg, FilmFörderung Hamburg, Kulturelle Filmförderung des Landes Hessen.
Rental: X Verleih
World Distribution: Telepool
World Premiere: Aug, 2001, Festival del Film Locarno
Cinema premiere: May 24, 2001
Black Box BRD depicts the life and times of two
Germans. One rises to the top of the business
world, the other ends up in the armed underworld
of the RAF. Both their stories end in death.
The two extreme, diametrically-opposed positions
that emerge in these two tales shed light on West
European Film Award (Europe), 2001
Prix Arte for Best Documentary
German Film Award (Germany), 2002
Hessian Film Award (Germany), 2001
Documentary Film Prize