Last Days (2005)

Gus Van Sant’s creative interpretation of the final days of rock legend Kurt Cobain’s life, by which time he had descended into depression and drug addiction. Set at his Seattle lake house, this fly-on-the-wall mockumentary is as moody and melancholy as the man himself.

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Sophie Scholl – Die letzten Tage / Sophie Scholl – The Final Days (2005)

A harrowing and vital historical documentation of the the last days of Sophie (Julia Jentsch) and Hans Scholl’s lives, who were members of the White Rose, a student resistance group formed in Nazi Germany. The film re-enacts their interrogation by the Gestapo and subsequent trial where they were charged for high treason, then executed.