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Bankett für Achilles (1975)

Karl Achilles has been working at the Bitterfeld chemical plant ever since he helped build it up in 1945. Now he is 65 years old and the time has come for him to retire. The movie depicts ... See full summary »

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Erwin Geschonneck ...
Meister Achilles
Elsa Grube-Deister ...
Marga
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Ursel
Carl Heinz Choynski ...
Bahre
Gert Gütschow ...
Walura
Ute Lubosch ...
Beate
Horst Lebinsky ...
Rogalla
Fred Delmare ...
Kanarienvogel
Fred-Arthur Geppert
Günter Rüger
Johannes Maus
Wolfgang Winkler
Christa Löser ...
Frau Röder
Walter Bechstein
Hilmar Baumann

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Karl Achilles has been working at the Bitterfeld chemical plant ever since he helped build it up in 1945. Now he is 65 years old and the time has come for him to retire. The movie depicts his last day at work, and allows for an exemplary glimpse into the working conditions of the former German Democratic Republic as well as into the head of a dedicated worker whose time has come to make room for the next generation. Written by c.winter

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20 November 1975 (East Germany)  »

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In 2007, Roland Gräf published a book which details his work on the movie, the struggle for its release in East-Germany, and his thoughts on the reception of the film. See more »

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