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Lou Andreas-Salomé (2016)

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When writer and psychoanalyst Lou Andreas-Salomé meets young german scholar Ernst Pfeiffer he helps her writing the story of her life and falls in love with her as many before.

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Nicole Heesters ...
Lou Andreas-Salomé (72 Jahre)
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Lou Andreas-Salomé (16 Jahre)
Helena Pieske ...
Lou Andreas-Salomé (6 Jahre)
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Ernst Pfeiffer
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Mariechen
Philipp Hauß ...
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Rainer Maria Rilke
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Friedrich Carl Andreas
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Gustav von Salomé
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Kuise von Salomé - Lous Mutter
Daniel Sträßer ...
Dr. Friedrich Pineles
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Hendrik Gillot
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Sigmund Freud
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Lou Andreas-Salomé, the woman who enraptured 19th century Europe's greatest minds, recounts her life to Ernst Pfeiffer in this German film directed by Cordula Post-Kablutz. A published novelist, poet and essayist, Salomé's desire to live a life free from convention scandalized society but spurred genius and passion in others, including Friedrich Nietzsche, Paul Rée and her lover, the poet Rainer Marie Rilke. Under the tutelage of Sigmund Freud, she became the first female psychoanalyst.

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