In a village in Protestant northern Germany, on the eve of World War I, the children of a church and school run by the village schoolteacher and their families experience a series of bizarre incidents that inexplicably assume the characteristics of a punishment ritual. Who could be responsible for such bizarre transgressions?

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Ratings and Reviews

4.0 out of 5
69 Ratings
69 Ratings

85% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 7.6/10
  • Fresh 123
  • Rotten 21

Critics Consensus: The White Ribbon effectively utilizes tension and a bleak atmosphere to deliver a thought-provoking examination of nascent fascism.

Information

Studio
Sony Pictures Classics
Genre
Drama
Released
Copyright
© 2009 X Filme Creative Pool, Wega Film, Les Films du Losange, Lucky Red, ARD Degeto, Bayerischer Rundfunk, Osterreichischer Rundfunk Fernsehen and France 3 Cinema. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
German (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
Additional
English

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