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Bertolt Brecht (play) and
Edward Bennett (writer)
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German poet and playwright Bertolt Brecht never produced a fully revised version of Baal, his first play (1918)... See more » | Add synopsis »
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  (in credits order)
Neil Johnston ... Baal
Patti Love ... Emilie

Jeff Rawle ... Johannes
Nick Edmett ... Eckart
Dinah Stabb ... Sophie
Chloe Salaman ... Johanna
Roger Booth ... Mech
Paul McDowell ... Piller
Judy Elrington ... Tart
Pauline Halford ... Louise
Nick Stringer ... Taxi Driver
Hal Jeayes ... Taxi Driver
Keith Varnier ... Taxi Driver
Vera Jakob ... Concierge

Timothy Spall ... Lupu
Dave Atkins ... Mjurk
Gaye Brown ... Savettka
Trevor Stuart ... Accompanist

Jim Broadbent ... Woodcutter
Myles Reithermann ... Woodcutter
John Boswall ... Woodcutter
Caroline Heller ... Narrator (voice)

Directed by
Edward Bennett 
Writing credits
Bertolt Brecht (play "Baal")

Edward Bennett  writer
Ben Brewster  writer

Original Music by
Jeremy Barlow 
Cinematography by
Jeremy Brigden 
Clive Tickner 
Film Editing by
Brand Thumim 
Art Direction by
Phoebe De Gaye 
Miranda Melville 
Tim Wheeler 
Production Management
Margaret Williams .... production supervisor
Sound Department
Peter Harvey .... sound recordist
Peter Maxwell .... sound re-recording mixer
Music Department
Jeremy Barlow .... conductor

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UK:58 min


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