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The Naked Man in the Stadium (1974)

Der nackte Mann auf dem Sportplatz (original title)
In this film, Wolf and scriptwriter Wolfgang Kohlhaase explore the role of art and the artist in socialist society. A sculptor questions the reception and value of his work, in a delicately... See full summary »

Director:

Konrad Wolf

Writers:

Wolfgang Kohlhaase, Gerhard Wolf (dramatisation)
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Kurt Böwe Kurt Böwe ... Herbert Kemmel
Ursula Karusseit ... Gisi Kemmel
Andreas Schmid Andreas Schmid ... Michael Kemmel
Reimar J. Baur Reimar J. Baur ... Igor Klippfisch (as Reimar-Joh. Baur)
Wolfgang Heinz Wolfgang Heinz ... Professor Hanke
Rolf Hoppe ... Tautz
Vera Oelschlegel Vera Oelschlegel ... Fräulein Fritze
Erika Pelikowsky Erika Pelikowsky ... Tante Marie
Ursula Werner ... Angela
Ute Lubosch Ute Lubosch ... Regine
Martin Trettau Martin Trettau ... Hannes
Jaecki Schwarz ... Fiete
Gerhard Bienert ... Wilhelm
Christian-Ulrich Baugatz Christian-Ulrich Baugatz ... Pfarrer (as Christian Baugatz)
Klaus Gehrke Klaus Gehrke ... Taxifahrer
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In this film, Wolf and scriptwriter Wolfgang Kohlhaase explore the role of art and the artist in socialist society. A sculptor questions the reception and value of his work, in a delicately nuanced narrative interweaving personal memories, historical dilemmas, and political defeats. Written by DEFA Film Library

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Country:

East Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

4 April 1974 (East Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Nagi mezczyzna na stadionie See more »

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Orwocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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