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The Naked Man in the Stadium (1974)

Der nackte Mann auf dem Sportplatz (original title)
In this film, Wolf and scriptwriter Wolfgang Kohlhaase explore the role of art and the artist in socialist society. A sculptor questions the reception and value of his work, in a delicately... See full summary »

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Kurt Böwe ...
Herbert Kemmel
Ursula Karusseit ...
Gisi Kemmel
Andreas Schmid ...
Michael Kemmel
Reimar J. Baur ...
Igor Klippfisch (as Reimar-Joh. Baur)
Wolfgang Heinz ...
Professor Hanke
Rolf Hoppe ...
Tautz
Vera Oelschlegel ...
Fräulein Fritze
Erika Pelikowsky ...
Tante Marie
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Angela
Ute Lubosch ...
Regine
Martin Trettau ...
Hannes
Jaecki Schwarz ...
Fiete
Gerhard Bienert ...
Wilhelm
Christian-Ulrich Baugatz ...
Pfarrer (as Christian Baugatz)
Klaus Gehrke ...
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In this film, Wolf and scriptwriter Wolfgang Kohlhaase explore the role of art and the artist in socialist society. A sculptor questions the reception and value of his work, in a delicately nuanced narrative interweaving personal memories, historical dilemmas, and political defeats. Written by DEFA Film Library

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4 April 1974 (East Germany)  »

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The Naked Man in the Stadium  »

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1.66 : 1
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