THE FREE WILL (Matthias Glasner, 2006)

I named Jürgen Vogel 2003’s best supporting actor as Arthur, the supportive brother in Margarethe von Trotta’s Rosenstrasse. In Matthias Glasner’s Der Freie Wille, Vogel claims a bigger role, as thirtysomething Theo Stoer, a rapist presumably rehabilitated after nine years of psychiatric detention, who concludes he is doomed to behave violently against women—“It is inside […]