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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 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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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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Based on the novel with the same title by Lutz Seiler, awarded with the German Book Prize in 2014, known as the highest national honor for fictional literature in Germany. See more »

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Written by Werner Karma
Performed by Silly with the voice of Tamara Danz
Arranged by Silly
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Germany | Lithuania

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German | Russian

Release Date:

26 September 2018 (Germany) See more »

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Lithuania See more »

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