"German history is seen from the subjective point of view of a child who, through the force of his own will, refuses to grow up. He views the rise of the Nazi movement mixed with the bizarre and grotesque. One of the New German Cinema's greatest successes." - Mark Adams
Creditsdirector: Volker Schlöndorff
composer: Maurice Jarre
producer: Hans Prescher, Franz Seitz
screenplay: Franz Seitz, Jean-Claude Carrière, Volker Schlöndorff based on the novel by Günter Grass
Editor: Suzanne Baron
Cinematography: Igor Luther
production company: Franz Seitz Filmproduktion
More infodialogue: German, Italian, Hebrew, Polish, Russian, Latin
subtitles: Eng subt.
VOLKER SCHLÖNDORFF: Méditerranée (1963), Young Törless (1966), The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum (1975), Coup de Grâce (1976), Germany in Autumn (1978), The Tin Drum (1979), Circle of Deceit (1981), Death of a Salesman (1985), A Gathering of Old Men (1987), The Handmaid's Tale (1990), Palmetto (1998), Voyager (1991), The Legend of Rita (2000), Ten Minutes Older: The Cello (2002), The Ninth Day (2004), Strike (2007), The Ogre (1996), Ulzhan (2007), e.a.
Technical Specssound: Mono