30.09. - 09.10.2021

Apprehension German Democratic Republic 1981 | 99 min | OV | Black & White | FF 2014

rated for 0 + years
Divorcee Inge Herold (Christine Schorn) is in her mid-30s and lives with her 15-year old son. She works as a psychologist and has a relationship with a married man. When she learns that she has breast cancer and should have an operation the following day, she is deeply disturbed and begins to take stock of her life. Partly improvised and using amateur actors, this low-budget film was shot on location and was seen as an experiment, one that was nevertheless watched by 4.3 million cinemagoers in the GDR. Six months later it was also released in West Germany.
Original title: Die Beunruhigung
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language:
Section: GDR Deluxe
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Lothar Warneke
Screenplay: Lothar Warneke
Cast: Christine Schorn, Hermann Beyer, Christoph Engel, Sina Fiedler-Engel, Cox Habbema, Jörg Herrmann, Jarmila Kalovska, Mike Lepke
Director of Photography: Thomas Plenert
Music: César Franck
Production Design: Georg Kranz
Editor: Erika Lehmphul
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor:
Format: dcp
German Distributor: Deutsche Kinemathek
World Sales: Deutsche Kinemathek, DEFA Film Library (USA)
Production: DEFA-Studio für Spielfilme
Contact: Deutsche Kinemathek:, DEFA Stiftung:


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