German - Drama
CastHenry Arnold, Salome Kammer
Director (s)Edgar Reitz
Writer (s)Edgar Reitz
Producer (s)Edgar Reitz
SynopsisHermann Simon, the main character and Maria's son, was born in Schabbach in 1940. In 1960 he turns his back on his small village and heads to Munich to follow his dream and study music. During this era-defining decade of cultural, social and political revolution, Hermann finds love and friendship among the Bohemian collection of musicians, filmmakers and writers that populate his new life.
AwardsAdolf Grimme Preis, 1993 Fernsehspielpreis Baden-Baden, 1994 Golden-Gate-Award, San Francisco 1994 Biennale Venice: Special Award Golden Lion 1992 Lucchino Visconti-Prize, Rome 1993 Telestar Television Prize, 1993 Europe d'Honneur, Cannes 1994 Kultureller Ehrenpreis der Stadt München, 1992