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Michael Haneke

Benny's Video

110' - 1992 - Crime, Drama - Dialogue: Arabic, German, French, English
Director: Michael Haneke With: Arno Frisch, Angela Winkler, Ulrich Mühe
Benny is a young adolescent from a well to do family. His parents leave him largely to his own devices, and he fins an emotional substitute in the world of video films. Gradually, his values and his sense of reality begin to change. He meets a girl of about his own age and takes her home with him one weekend. The apartment is empty - his parents have gone to the country. What begins as a shy love story ends in a catastrophe: the life of the family can never be the same again ...

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Credits

Director

Michael Haneke

With

Arno Frisch, Angela Winkler, Ulrich Mühe

Scenario

Michael Haneke

Director of Photography

Christian Berger

Editor

Marie Homolkova

Producer

Veit Heiduschka, Bernard Lang

More information

Dialogue

Arabic, German, French, English

Countries of production

Austria, Switzerland

Year

1992

Filmography

Michael Haneke
The Seventh Continent (1989), Benny's Video (1992), 71 Fragments of a Chronology of Chance (1994), Lumière and Company (1995), Funny Games (1997), Code Unknown (2000), The Piano Teacher (2001), Time of the Wolf (2003), Caché (Hidden) (2005), Funny Games (2007), The White Ribbon (2009), Amour (2012), Happy End (2017)

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