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Jan on the Barge (1986)

Jan auf der Zille (original title)
1934, Germany. Jan is a 13 year old boy, who is raised without a mother. His father, a communist, is accused of a political murder, and predicted to be shot by the police when he was on the... See full summary »

Director:

Helmut Dziuba

Writers:

Helmut Dziuba, Hans-Albert Pederzani (scenario)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Peter Scholz Peter Scholz ... Jan
Helene Anders Helene Anders ... Erika
Hartmut Pohl Hartmut Pohl ... Max
Peter Sodann Peter Sodann ... Martin
Hermann Beyer Hermann Beyer ... Professor
Siegfried Voß Siegfried Voß ... Wiese
Volkmar Kleinert ... Hinkender
Lotte Loebinger Lotte Loebinger ... Muttchen
Evamaria Bath Evamaria Bath ... Minna
Christoph Engel Christoph Engel ... Ziviler
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Andreas Albert Andreas Albert
Fritz Bartholdt Fritz Bartholdt
Rolf Dietrich Rolf Dietrich
Wolfram Handel Wolfram Handel
Jürgen Hölzel Jürgen Hölzel
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1934, Germany. Jan is a 13 year old boy, who is raised without a mother. His father, a communist, is accused of a political murder, and predicted to be shot by the police when he was on the run. Jan lives with his aunt and finds a friend, Max, who wants to help him to find out what really with his father happened. During a conspirative gathering Max is shot by SA (Nazi paramilitary) and Jan succeed to escape in a barge. Erika, the daughter of the captain of the barge, and a boatman hide him. They try to help Jan to escape from police and find his father, who really survived. Written by gelecegim

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Country:

East Germany

Language:

German

Release Date:

26 March 1986 (East Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

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Deutsche Film (DEFA) See more »
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