Afire Movie (2023):
Afire (German: Roter Himmel) is an upcoming German drama film written and directed by Christian Petzold. The film stars Thomas Schubert, Paula Beer, Langston Uibel, Enno Trebs and Matthias Brandt. The film follows four people who are trapped in their holiday home on the Baltic Sea by uncontrolled forest fires.
The film was shot from 28 June 2022 to 17 August 2022 in Ahrenshoop. It is selected to compete for the Golden Bear at the 73rd Berlin International Film Festival, where it will have its world premiere on 22 February 2023. Afire was released in German cinemas on 20 April 2023.
Afire Movie Information:
|22 February 2023 (Berlinale)
20 April 2023 (Germany)
|Florian Koerner von Gustorf
|Schramm Film Koerner Weber Kaiser
|The Match Factory GmbH
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Afire Movie Storyline:
In a holiday home on the Baltic Sea not far from Ahrenshoop in hot, dry summer, four young persons meet. There is a forest fire and slowly and unnoticeably they are enclosed by the walls of flame. Trapped they get closer, and then the desire, love, and sex overtake them.
Afire Movie Cast and Characters:
- Thomas Schubert as Leon
- Paula Beer as Nadja
- Langston Uibel as Felix
- Enno Trebs as David
- Matthias Brandt as Helmut
- Esther Ash as Ms. König, hotel manager
- Jennipher Antoni as Mrs. Roland, cashier
- Jonas Dassler
- Marieke Zwart as a firefighter