Denk bloß nicht, ich heule

Denk bloß nicht, ich heule (English: Just Don't Think I'll Cry) is a 1965 East German drama film directed by Frank Vogel of DEFA Studio. Until 27 April 1990 the film was banned in East Germany because of its social criticism.[1][2] The film was said to have "problematized the oppression of critical young people in East German schools."[3]

Denk bloß nicht, ich heule
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Directed byFrank Vogel
Written byManfred Freitag, Joachim Nestler
Music byHans-Dieter Hosalla
CinematographyGünter Ost
Edited byHelga Krause
Release date
Running time
91 minutes
CountryEast Germany



  1. ^ Bock, Hans-Michael; Bergfelder, Tim (1 October 2009). The Concise CineGraph: Encyclopaedia of German Cinema. Berghahn Books. p. 206. ISBN 978-1-57181-655-9. Retrieved 30 September 2012.
  2. ^ Major, Patrick (26 November 2009). Behind the Berlin Wall : East Germany and the Frontiers of Power: East Germany and the Frontiers of Power. Oxford University Press. p. 217. ISBN 978-0-19-160824-7. Retrieved 30 September 2012.
  3. ^ Brockmann, Stephen (1 November 2010). A Critical History of German Film. Camden House. p. 227. ISBN 978-1-57113-468-4. Retrieved 30 September 2012.

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