Das alte Gesetz (This Ancient Law) Reviews

June 3, 2019
A film about a specific place and time with a very specific audience in mind that also reads like a disarmingly contemporary exploration of the eternal clash between tradition and modernity.
July 10, 2018
E.A. Dupont, one of Germany's major silent directors, orchestrates both the overall grandeur and the human intimacy, maintaining that ambiguous emotional tone that hovers between tragedy and comedy, and between the satirical and open-hearted...