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Based on novel by Jewgenij Samjatin. "A vision of a united totalitarian state, a world of quadratic harmony and blue-grey conformity".

Director:

Vojtech Jasný

Writers:

Claus Hubalek, Yevgeni Zamyatin (novel) (as Jewgenij Samjatin)
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Credited cast:
Dieter Laser ... D-503
Sabine von Maydell Sabine von Maydell ... I-330
Gert Haucke ... S-4710
Joachim Dietmar Mues ... Erster Arzt
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Susanne Altschul Susanne Altschul ... O-90
Giovanni Früh Giovanni Früh ... R-13
Wolfgang Kaven Wolfgang Kaven ... D-504
Dieter G. Knichel Dieter G. Knichel ... Zweiter Arzt
Kurt Lambrigger Kurt Lambrigger ... Delinquent
Marga Maasberg Marga Maasberg ... Altes Weib
Heinz Moog Heinz Moog ... Wohltäter
Hanna Ruess Hanna Ruess ... U-27
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Based on novel by Jewgenij Samjatin. "A vision of a united totalitarian state, a world of quadratic harmony and blue-grey conformity".

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Zamyatin is still alive !
15 February 2015 | by theglassfortressSee all my reviews

I've just discovered this adaptation of Zamyatin's visionary novel, "We". I really like it, it is sober and close to the book. The choice of a dominant of blue color is a good choice to me, a watery and translucent color close to glass. In January,there has been a new adaptation of the book by Rémi Orts project and Alan B (january 2015). It's called "The Glass Fortress". It's a concept album, a rather simplified version of the story, with slight changes,that Zamyatin wouldn't disapprove. A short movie has been shot too.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PQ6Au4BzFMQ

In this world of "dictatorship of transparency", the Russian novel is more than ever actual and modern. I recommend "WIR", the album and the short movie "The Glass Fortress" as interesting complements of the book.


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German

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11 January 1982 (West Germany) See more »

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