All Quiet onTheWesternFront / ImWestenNichtsNeues 2022 - Germany, United States 17 The story follows teenagers Paul Baumer and his friends Albert and Muller, who voluntarily enlist in the German army, riding a wave of patriotic fervour that quickly dissipates once they face the brutal realities of life on the front. Paul’s preconceptions about the enemy and the rights and wrongs of the conflict soon crumble. However, amid the countdown to Armistice, Paul must carry on fighting until the end, with no purpose other than to satisfy the top brass’ desire to end the war on a German offensive. Germany’s entry to the Academy Award Director: Edward Berger Producer: Edward Berger, Daniel Marc Dreifuss Writer: Lesley Paterson Cast: Daniel Bruhl, Albrecht Schuch, Sebastian Hulk, Anton von Lucke, Felix Kammerer, David Striesow, Joe Weintraub For Screening details please visit NewportBeachFilmFest.com