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Kruso (2018)

The young student Ed (Jonathan Berlin) wants to get out, leave everything behind. He finds refuge on the Baltic Island of Hiddensee, at a time when the GDR is in its last legs. Many have ... See full summary »

Director:

Thomas Stuber

Writers:

Thomas Kirchner, Lutz Seiler (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Albrecht Schuch ... Kruso
Jonathan Berlin ... Ed
Andreas Leupold Andreas Leupold ... Krombach
Peter Schneider ... Rimbaud
Thomas Lawinky Thomas Lawinky ... Koch Mike
Johann Jürgens ... Cavallo
Pit Bukowski ... René Salzlach
Anja Schneider Anja Schneider ... Karola
Lisa Hrdina ... Mona
Daniel Fripan Daniel Fripan ... Smutje
Andreas Schröders Andreas Schröders ... Rebhuhn
Sophie Lutz Sophie Lutz ... Antilopé
Hannes Wegener ... Spurtefix
Amy Benkenstein Amy Benkenstein ... Christina
Dorothea Arnold Dorothea Arnold ... Emilia
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Storyline

The young student Ed (Jonathan Berlin) wants to get out, leave everything behind. He finds refuge on the Baltic Island of Hiddensee, at a time when the GDR is in its last legs. Many have landed there, including Kruso (Albrecht Schuch). Quickly the two men become more than just friends. Remarkable adaptation of Lutz Rope's award-winning novel. Written by Casshern

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Der letzte Sommer der DDR: 1989 auf Hiddensee

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Drama

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Official Sites:

UFA Fiction (official site)

Country:

Germany | Lithuania

Language:

German | Russian

Release Date:

26 September 2018 (Germany) See more »

Filming Locations:

Lithuania See more »

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Color:

Color
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Trivia

Even though the film plays on the small German Baltic Sea island of Hiddensee, its beaches and landscapes are never seen in the film for the viewers. The relevant scenes were exclusively shot on the Baltic Sea coast in Lithuania. See more »

Soundtracks

Bataillon d'Amour
(uncredited)
Written by Werner Karma
Performed by Silly with the voice of Tamara Danz
Arranged by Silly
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