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'38 - Vienna Before the Fall (1986)

'38 (original title)
| Drama | 1986 (Austria)
In 1938, Austria is about to become a part of the Third Reich. A theater actress and a Jewish journalist fall in love and spend time together completely ignoring the political turmoil of the time despite friendly warnings.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Tobias Engel ...
Martin
Sunnyi Melles ...
Carola
Heinz Trixner ...
Toni
Romuald Pekny ...
Sovary
Ingrid Burkhard ...
Frau Schostal
Josef Fröhlich ...
Kemetter
Tanja von Oertzen ...
Frau von Wartenburg
Lotte Ledl ...
Carola's Mutter (Carola's Mother)
David Cameron ...
Oberst (Colonel)
Walter Starz ...
Sollnau
Lukas Resetarits ...
Taxichauffeur (Cabdriver)
Gerhard Bronner
Miguel Herz-Kestranek
Michael Kehlmann
Ulf Dieter Kusdas
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In 1938, Austria is about to become a part of the Third Reich. A theater actress and a Jewish journalist fall in love and spend time together completely ignoring the political turmoil of the time despite friendly warnings.

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