An American, Leopold Kessler (Jean-Marc Barr) goes to post-war Germany in 1945 to work as a railroad conductor for the Zentropa Rail Line instead of going into the Army because he feels its a more valuable thing to do for the state of the world. He meets Katharina Hartmann (Barbara Sukowa), the daughter of the railroad owner and they fall in love.

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Originally a list made prior to Cannes 2014, now updated every mid-April.

This is every Palme d'Or nominee since the…

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  • Barry Lyndon
  • Citizen Kane
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey

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