A young woman named Rita Seidel is shown staggering along the train tracks in a railroad car factory in Halle when she suddenly collapses. Finally in , she was allowed to immigrate to West Germany. Yellin brought more East German films to U. IMDB page for the film. The film was shot in Agfacolor, which was developed for the Nazis to compete with Technicolor. He was in the process of getting them back when he died of a heart attack. These restriction relaxations usually ended with the state coming down hard on the filmmakers again.

This was seen as perfectly legitimate. Eric, a football fanatic postman whose life is descending into crisis, receives some life coaching from the famously philosophical Eric Cantona. The western authorities—and in particular, the United States—were in no hurry to get the German movie industry back on its feet. Festgelegt war er auf Rollen des britischen Butlers , Offiziers oder Aristokraten. Buy or stream this film. He was in the process of getting them back when he died of a heart attack.

After finishing his studies, he worked as a teaching assistant at the the university for six years, while acting in the student theater. Both have experienced revivals, of sorts. He was in the process of getting them back when he died of a heart attack.

Written by Rebecca O’Brien, producer. For the next few years, Angle worked without pay and without credit as an assistant director and occasionally as an actor.

In the east, her behavior is frowned on because it leads to party disunity. This effectively brought her acting career in East Germany to an end. She worked on a few more films in East Germany, but like several other of the stars who signed the protest letter, she got tired of the constant surveillance and greylisting and decided to move back to the Netherlands. Smith geht nach Washington Mr. This film is not currently for sale in the United States.


She was an important figure in the Czech National Revival movement of the early nineteenth century, a movement that sought the re-invigoration of the Czech language, which, at the time, was in danger filj being abandoned in favor of German.

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At DEFA they decided to try a different tack. Seibt got his start in theater before WWII working as a set designer. A few worked on other DEFA films during the early years, but most did not. The success of the film convinced Merk to follow it up with more Pinocchio films featuring Pinocchio getting into various scrapes and having new adventures.

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Motoring Tales was directed by Erwin Stranka, who had a special knack for contemporary fairy tales and the problems of young people growing up in East Germany. There were a few exceptions and the most of these belonged to that oddest of East German film genres: They did better than that—they shipped him a print of a feature film that turned out to be Pinocchio. After a few guest roles on popular German TV shows e.

But the Devil here lacks the wit of Mephisto. Smith geht nach Washington.

The film proved popular enough to make it into the top fifty most popular films from the GDR. Narrowly avoiding jail, new dad Robbie vows to turn over a new leaf. Unlike most of their stories, the magical elements are kept to a minimum here.

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Simon threw out the rule book on how to film a fairytale. As with many of the DEFA feature productions, student films also received harsh treatment. IMDB page for the film. But most of these initial feminist films were still made by men.

There were a few exceptions and the most of these belonged to that oddest of East German film genres: Looking for Eric Gone are the flat, under-adorned sets of films such as Frau Holle and King Thrushbeard.


It took five years for anything resembling a sequel to this film to make it to the big screen. She moved with her husband to Bremen in How to Marry a King sits in a strange place in the world of movies.

The name change is not a whim. He banishes her from his castle and tells her she can only take one thing with her, but the woman has one more trick up her sleeve.

Bells of San Angelo Diese Seite wurde zuletzt am 7. Getting a marionette to walk across the room is one thing, and takes skill on its own, but they take it a step further with hand gestures and body postures that bring Pinocchio to life. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email.

How to Marry a King is a tricky story to pull off. The movie was originally slated to be filmed in the Summer, but the DEFA crew was already busy working on other projects, so production was pushed back to the Winter. Gegen alle Flaggen Against All Flaggs This book is not what you think! It is a common technique for saving old films when the original negative or working copy is too faded to produce an adequate color print.

The film has gone on to become a classic in Germany and the Czech Republic, and is shown every year at Christmastime on television in those countries.

Not surprisingly, the East German film review board was not particularly happy with this film.