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DVD002554

Rabbit Is Me, The

Maetzig, Kurt. East Germany. 1965.

Title:
Rabbit Is Me, The
Alternate Title:
Das Kaninchen Bin Ich; I Am The Rabbit; The Rabbit, That’s Me
Director:
Maetzig, Kurt
Production Co:
DEFA; Gruppe ‘Roter Kreis’
Country:
East Germany
Year:
1965
Publisher:
First Run Features, 2008
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   DVD - Region 1.   viewing copy.
Feature.   109 minutes.   b/w.   sound.   fullscreen
Language:
German language with English subtitles
Genre:
Comedy - Drama
Notes:
Banned in East Germany after initial release. A young woman, tainted after her brother’s arrest for subversive political activities, has an affair with an older man, who turns out to be the judge that put her brother in jail. Supplemental materials: filmmaker interview; interview with GDR Minister of Culture Hans Bentzien; “The Rabbit Is Me and the Banned Films of 1965-66” essay; newsreels about the film; biographies and filmographies.
Link to:
FII catalog |
Status:
In