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Cast

Credited cast:
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Edith Baumeister
Vadim Glowna ...
Paul Baumeister
Leopold von Verschuer ...
Chris Baumeister
Hans Madin ...
Uncle George
Irm Hermann ...
Sabina Angerwolf
Wolfgang Condrus ...
Bernd Angerwolf
Friedrich G. Beckhaus ...
Dr. Bleibig
Werner Eichhorn ...
Doctor Starr
Sona MacDonald ...
Katharina
Michaela Gries ...
Annemarie
Beate Tober ...
Helga
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Dieter Baier
Pierre Clémenti
Barbara Czerwinski
Susanne Keller
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When Edith Howland's husband abandons her for a younger woman, leaving her with their alcoholic son and his senile uncle, she begins recording details of an imaginary, much more successful life where she has friends and grandchildren. However, this diversion soon grows unhealthy when she becomes slowly convinced that the fantasies are real. Written by Ulf Kjell Gür

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31 January 1986 (USA)  »

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Edith's Diary  »

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