30.09. - 09.10.2021

The Invisibles Germany 2017 | 110 min | OV | Colour | FF 2017

Claus Räfle

CLAUS RÄFLE (*1962) works as a producer and director. His documentary Die Heftmacher (1991) won a silver Adolf Grimme Prize and he caused a stir with his satire Der Kandidat (2000) with Peter Bond in the title role.

rated for 0 + years
Berlin, 1943. The Nazi regime has declared the capital of the Reich officially "Jew-free". But a few Jews have managed to slip through the net. Cioma (Max Mauff) lives a life of luxury, financed by his ability to forge passports for others. Hanni (Alice Dwyer) dyes her hair blonde and can stroll along the Ku'damm like a proper Aryan. And Ruth (Ruby O. Fee) sells Nazi officers black market delicacies, disguised as a war widow. They're all fighting for a life in freedom without actually being free. An impressive docu-drama which integrates interviews with witnesses telling their extraordinary story.
Original title: Die Unsichtbaren – Wir wollen leben
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: German
Section: Kaleidoscope
Language and subtitles: OV
Director: Claus Räfle
Screenplay: Claus Räfle, Alejandra López
Cast: Max Mauff, Alice Dwyer, Ruby O. Fee, Aaron Altaras, Florian Lukas, Victoria Schulz, Andreas Schmidt, Laila Maria Witt, Sergej Moya, Lucas Reiber, Rick Okon, Robert Hunger-Bühler, Maren Eggert, Steffi Kühnert, Swetlana Schönfeld, Naomi Krauss, Horst Günter Marx u.v.a.
Producer: Claus Räfle, Frank Evers
Director of Photography: Jörg Widmer
Music: Matthias Klein
Production Design: K.D. Gruber
Editor: Jörg Hauschild, Julia Oehring
Sound: 0
Costume design:
Commissioning Editor: Marc Brasse (NDR)
Format: dcp
German Distributor: Tobis Film
World Sales: Beta Cinema
Production: Look! Filmproduktion; Cineplus Filmproduktion
Contact: Magnus Vortmeyer, Tobis Film:


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