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The only feature film by the painter and documentary filmmaker, Juergen Boettcher. Inspired by the Italian neo-realists... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Monika Hildebrand ... Li
Rolf Römer ... Al
Paul Eichbaum ... Mogul
Holger Mahlich ... Hans
Gesine Rosenberg ... Rita
Walter Stolp ... Kaderleiter
Werner Kanitz ... Napoleon
Ingo Koster ... Heinz
Anita Okon ... Sylvi
Ruth Kommerell ... Mutter
Richard Ruckheim ... Opa
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Directed by
Jürgen Böttcher 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Jürgen Böttcher 
Klaus Poche 

Original Music by
Wolf Biermann 
Mathias Suschke 
Cinematography by
Roland Gräf 
Film Editing by
Helga Gentz 
Production Design by
Harry Leupold 
Set Decoration by
Willi Schafer 
Costume Design by
Günter Schmidt  (as Gunther Schmidt)
Makeup Department
Christa Grewald .... makeup artist (as Christel Grewald)
Kurt Tauchmann .... makeup artist
Production Management
Dorothea Hildebrandt .... head of production
Gerrit List .... unit manager
Heinz Schwoch .... unit manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Siegbert Fischer .... assistant director
Art Department
Adolf Kilian .... property master
Sound Department
Peter Foerster .... sound
Christfried Sobczyk .... sound mixer
Camera and Electrical Department
Wolfgang Ebert .... assistant camera
Waltraud Pathenheimer .... assistant camera
Music Department
Eva-Maria Hagen .... singer
Henry Purcell .... music by
Other crew
Christel Gräf .... script editor

Production Companies
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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Jahrgang '45" - East Germany (original title)
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Germany:100 min (working print)
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The director has not been allowed to finish the movie. The version screened at the 1990 Berlin Film Festival is a 100 minutes working copy.See more »
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