Combat Girls (DVD)

Directed by David Wnendt

Release Year: 2012
Running Time: 100
UPC: 8 54555 00404 0
Color Type: Color
Country: Germany
Language: German w/English subtitles
Genres: Drama
$12.99 $11.69 (10% off) Buy DVD
Available on digital
Only ships to US & Canada
Cast
Alina Levshin

Crew
Directed by David Wnendt

This searing coming-of-age teen drama follows two suburban girls from vastly different backgrounds who both become ensnared in the Neo-Nazi youth movement.

Twenty-year-old Marisa is a hardcore believer, a semi-skinhead whose body is adorned with Nazi tattoos. Fourteen-year-old Svenja is a sheltered, spoiled, straight-A student who becomes fascinated with the group because of her Neo-Nazi boyfriend. They begin as adversaries, but soon become best friends, though their loyalty to each other is shaken when Marisa decides she wants to leave the group.

"COMBAT GIRLS is a unique coming of age story that subverts expectations and transcends beyond the crude lifestyle of its lead to find a beating, raging heart" (Twitch Films).


DVD Extras Include:

Combat Girl in Hollywood: Alina Levshin at the 6th Annual German Currents Film Festival

• Trailers

• 8-page collector's booklet

"A masterful debut feature illuminates the fascination with violence among young people in the right-wing scene and goes where it hurts." - Rolling Stone

"Gritty and methodical, Combat Girls represents an opening salvo from a filmmaking talent worth keeping an eye on." - Film School Rejects

"Eschewing stylistic showiness, the pic is sharply assembled on all fronts." - Variety

"Combat Girls goes for the jugular vein of Neo-Nazi youth culture. The anger of poverty in a once great and powerful nation. The seething frustration that led to the rise of the Nazi Party in the first place. History repeating on small scale all over the world. Powerful and affecting lead actress Alina Levshin is going to be a wicked big star and writer/director David F. Wnendt is definitely one to keep your eye on." -Pan Magazine

  • Winner 2011 Sao Paulo International Film Festival: Best Actress (Alina Levshin)

    Winner 2011 Filmfest Munich: Best New Actress (Alina Levshin) and Best New Screenwriter


To read more about Kino Lorber Edu's terms of use and ordering information, visit Kino Lorber Edu.


Join the conversation
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 25 2021 at 1:36pm
RT' @isavefilms': I went a little crazy at the recent' @KinoLorber' sale. I blame' @JustTheDiscsPod' completely. 😀' https://t.co/thMZW3tQ6T'
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 25 2021 at 12:31pm
RT' @Randybarbato': Omg! Congrats ⁦@hobo_camp⁩ ' @WorldOfWonder' ⁦@KinoLorber⁩ ⁦@PPOWGallery⁩ ' https://t.co/WAJCnaVe1a'
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 25 2021 at 12:03pm
Can You Bring It: Bill T. Jones and D-Man in the Waters and Wojnarowicz: F*ck You F*ggot F*cker made the #IDAAwards…' https://t.co/GmSCElRN9u'
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 25 2021 at 10:20am
RT' @DVDBeaver': Tim Whelan's "The Mad Doctor" Blu-ray - Basil Rathbone' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/KljUqyAtRq' CAN:' https://t.co/hcnQ1dzA8q…'
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 25 2021 at 10:20am
RT' @panther_BL': Absolutely adored going deeper into Tallulah Bankhead’s career and unpacking these new releases from ⁦@KinoLorber⁩. My re…
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 25 2021 at 10:20am
RT' @mykillerpodcast': Just got my' @KinoLorber' Roctober Sale purchase and I couldn't be more excited! Great company, great releases and fast…
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 24 2021 at 10:27am
RT' @DVDBeaver': OUT TUESDAY! Pre-Code "Torch Singer" Blu-ray - Claudette Colbert' @KinoLorber' US:' https://t.co/RSciBjJDeE' CAN:' https://t.co/…'
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 24 2021 at 10:27am
RT' @JessMcGrath1': 13 WASHINGTON SQUARE (1928): Delightful #silentfilm with great cast and perfectly fun blend of romantic drama, comedy, an…
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 23 2021 at 5:05pm
RT' @the4kCollectivE': Wow. Just wow. Really really enjoying the transfer from' @KinoLorber'' @KLStudioClassic' 4k release of Misery. Colours so…
'@KinoLorber' on Oct. 23 2021 at 5:05pm
RT' @kevinddaly': Sometimes your orders from the' @criterion' and' @KinoLorber' sales arrive on the same day.' https://t.co/HOd5CNPyFB'
Tweet Now!

Inquiries & Press

General Inquiries

Kino Lorber, Inc.
333 W. 39th St., Ste. 503
New York, NY 10018

Tel. (212) 629-6880
Tel. (800) 562-3330
Fax. (212) 714-0871

Press & Media

For publicity assistance and press inquiries please contact us by emailing dninh@kinolorber.com or calling 212-629-6880.

Educational

Please visit our educational site at www.KinoLorberEDU.com

For assistance with educational orders, please contact us at:

Phone:212-629-6880
Fax: 212-714-0871
email: edu@kinolorber.com