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A Free Woman (1972)

Strohfeuer (original title)
A divorced woman in her thirties fights a losing battle in Munich to attain belated self-fulfillment. The die is cast in a briskly impersonal society geared to male dominance and early training for career women.
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Cast

Credited cast:
Maria Brunner Maria Brunner
Wolfgang Bächler Wolfgang Bächler
Ute Ellin Ute Ellin ... Irm
Wilhelm Grasshoff Wilhelm Grasshoff
Ruth Hellberg ... Mutter Elisabeth
Horatius Häberle Horatius Häberle ... (as Horatius Haeberle)
Peter Kaiser Peter Kaiser
Joachim Kraus Joachim Kraus
Martin Lüttge Martin Lüttge ... Oskar Merz
Alfred Maier Alfred Maier
Georg Marischka Georg Marischka ... Schmollinger
Eva Meier Eva Meier
Hans Ohly Hans Ohly
Volker Elis Pilgrim Volker Elis Pilgrim
Friedhelm Ptok Friedhelm Ptok ... Hans-Helmut Junker
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A divorced woman in her thirties fights a losing battle in Munich to attain belated self-fulfillment. The die is cast in a briskly impersonal society geared to male dominance and early training for career women.

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Drama

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Details

Country:

West Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

1 November 1972 (West Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

A Free Woman See more »

Filming Locations:

Aying, Bavaria, Germany See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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