Wozzeck (film)

Wozzeck is a 1947 German drama film directed by Georg C. Klaren and starring Kurt Meisel, Max Eckard, and Helga Zülch.[1] It is based upon the play, "Woyzeck," by Georg Büchner.

Wozzeck
Directed byGeorg C. Klaren
Written by
Starring
Music byHerbert Trantow
CinematographyBruno Mondi
Edited byLena Neumann
Production
company
Distributed bySovexport
Release date
  • 17 December 1947 (1947-12-17)
Running time
98 minutes
CountryGermany
LanguageGerman

The film's sets were designed by Bruno Monden and Hermann Warm. It was shot at Babelsberg and the Althoff Studios in Potsdam.

PlotEdit

Everything in town appears calm, placid, lovely. But Woyzeck, a rifleman assigned as an orderly, hears voices—the times are out of joint, at least in his cosmos. To his captain, Woyzeck is a comic marvel: ignorant but courageous and full of energy.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bock & Bergfelder, p. 514.

BibliographyEdit

  • Bock, Hans-Michael; Bergfelder, Tim, eds. (2009). The Concise Cinegraph: Encyclopaedia of German Cinema. New York: Berghahn Books. ISBN 978-1-57181-655-9.

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