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Thomas Koerfer

Der grüne Heinrich (Henry's Romance)

Edition 1994
110' - 1993 - Drama - Dialogue: French
Director: Thomas Koerfer Composer: Bruno Coulais With: Thibault de Montalembert, Florence Darel, Assumpta Serna, Dominique Sanda
Carnival in Munich. The revelries get out of hand. Green Henry, a young Swiss painter, has a falling out with Lys, his best friend. Lys has shamelessly betrayed his love for his fiancée. Green Henry cannot bear to witness it. He challenges Lys to a duel. The night before the fight. Green Henry remembers his childhood in Zürich. It was a time of growing love for his cousin Anna - and sexual awakening in the arms of Judith, a beautiful actress. Green Henry remembers how he left Zürich as an adolescent to join Anna and her family in the countryside. Their love was pure and untainted - had it not been for Judith, whom he met again by chance.

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Credits

Director

Thomas Koerfer

Composer

Bruno Coulais

With

Thibault de Montalembert, Florence Darel, Assumpta Serna, Dominique Sanda

Scenario

Thomas Koerfer, Barbara Jago, Peter Müller, Conrad C.G. Schoeffter

Director of Photography

Gérard Vandenberg

Editor

Marie-Josèphe Yoyotte

Producer

Peter-Christian Fueter, Lutz Kleinselbeck, Christel Kulnigg, Alfred Nathan, Peter Reichenbach

More information

Dialogue

French

Countries of production

Germany, Switzerland, France

Screenplay based on

"Der grüne Heinrich" (Gottfried Keller)

Year

1993

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