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Indie Film Focus - "Jerichow" by Christian Petzold. See images.

"Jerichow" is helmed and written by Christian Petzold, an multiple award-winning director. His credits include 2003's "Wolfsburg," Gespenster of 2005 and "Yella," a winner of the Fermina-Film-Prize and the Silver Berlin Bear awards at the 2007 Berlin Film Festival. "Jerichow," a nominee of the Golden Lion Award at last year's Venice Film Festival, stars Benno Fürmann, Nina Hoss, Hilmi Sözer, André M. Hennicke, Claudia Geisler, Marie Gruber and Knut Berger. The film sees release release at the Film Forum in New York City as well as the Laemble in Los Angeles on May 15th. See more images About the film: Jerichow, a small town in northeastern Germany, an impoverished region where few jobs are to be had, an area of crisscrossing highways, deep forests, and cliffs that fall sharply into the sea, is the setting for an unfolding drama of three people who find themselves at a fortuitous crossroads. Following his mother’s death,

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