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FIVE MINUTES OF HEAVEN

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Directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel
Ireland, United Kingdom, 2009
Crime, Drama, Thriller

Synopsis

Two Ulstermen; one a murderer, the other the brother of his victim. Since 1975, each one dreads to encounter the other. Alistair feels he dare not ask forgiveness, while Joe feels incapable of giving it. When they do meet, Joe is armed and ready to take revenge. But something extraordinary happens.

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Two Ulstermen; one a murderer, the other the brother of his victim. Since 1975, each one dreads to encounter the other. Alistair feels he dare not ask forgiveness, while Joe feels incapable of giving it. When they do meet, Joe is armed and ready to take revenge. But something extraordinary happens.

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Five Minutes of HeavenDirected byOliver Hirschbiegel

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Awards & Festivals

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Sundance Film Festival
2009 | 2 wins including: World Cinema - Dramatic (Directing Award)
BAFTA Awards
2010 | Winner: Best Writer (Television)
2010 | Nominee: Best Single Drama (Television)
Irish Film and Television Awards
2010 | Winner: Best Single Drama/Drama Serial
2010 | 4 nominations including: Best Actor in a Lead Role in Television

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