Dec 12 2017

Turkish-German director’s film up for Golden Globe

In the Fade, a film directed by Turkish-German director Fatih Akın, has been nominated for a 2018 Golden Globe award, the environmentalist news site Gazete Karınca said.

The film, about a German woman seeking vengeance after neo-Nazis killed her Kurdish husband and son, was nominated for the Best Motion Picture in a Foreign Language category.

At the 2017 Cannes Film Festival, the film was nominated for the Palm d’Or and its leading actress, Diane Kruger, won the best actress award for her role in the film.

The film has also been selected as Germany’s Oscar candidate for Best Foreign Language Film in 2018.

 

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