Fugitive Pieces

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A powerful and unforgettably lyrical film about love, loss and redemption. It tells the story of Jakob Beer, a man whose life is transformed by his childhood experiences during WWII. Through his writing, and then through the discovery of true love,... read more
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A powerful and unforgettably lyrical film about love, loss and redemption. It tells the story of Jakob Beer, a man whose life is transformed by his childhood experiences during WWII. Through his writing, and then through the discovery of true love, Jakob is ultimately freed from the legacy of his past. The film is based on the beloved and best-selling novel by Canadian poet Anne Michaels.

Original Release

05/09/2008

US Release

05/09/2008

Cast

Stephen Dillane Jakob Beer
Rade Serbedzija Athos Roussos / Athos
Rosamund Pike Alex
Ayelet Zurer Michaela
Robbie Kay Jakob Beer (child) / Young Jakob
Ed Stoppard Ben - Adult / Ben
Rachelle Lefevre Naomi
Nina Dobrev Bella
Monika Schurmann Jakob's Mother
Jordan Pettle Jakob's Father
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Jeremy Podeswa

Writers

Jeremy Podeswa, Anne Michaels

Cast

Stephen Dillane Jakob Beer
Rade Serbedzija Athos Roussos / Athos
Rosamund Pike Alex
Ayelet Zurer Michaela
Robbie Kay Jakob Beer (child) / Young Jakob
Ed Stoppard Ben - Adult / Ben
Rachelle Lefevre Naomi
Nina Dobrev Bella
Monika Schurmann Jakob's Mother
Jordan Pettle Jakob's Father
Vieslav Krystyan Polish Cab Driver
John Watson German Checkpoint Soldier
Maggie Huculak Librarian
Devon Bostick Ben (Teenager)
Diego Matamoros Jozef
Sarah Orenstein Sara
Gray Powell Alan
Dmitry Chepovetsky John
Jennifer Podemski Grace
Fiona Highet Marilyn

Producers

Editors

Wiebke von Carolsfeld

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