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Heimat: A Chronicle of Germany


Barcode: 5028836040798

  • Format: Blu-ray
  • Studio: Second Sight
  • Certification: 15
  • Category: Television
  • Released: 30th April 2018

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  • Description

    Eleven-part series directed by Edgar Reitz chronicling over 60 years of turbulent German history from 1919 to 1982. The story is centred around the economic meltdown that followed World War 1, the rise and fall of the Nazis, World War 2 and the subsequent rebuilding of East and West Germany in their two halves. Set in a small fictional rural village, it follows the fortunes of a woman called Maria (Marita Breuer) who at the start of the series is a young girl, and by the end an old woman who has lived to tell the tale of some of history's harshest moments. The episodes are: 'Fernweh - 1919-28', 'Die Mitte der Welt - 1929-1933', 'Weihnacht Wie Noch Nie - 1935', 'Reichshohenstra?e - 1938', 'Auf und Davon und Zuruck - 1938/1939', 'Heimatfront - 1943', 'Die Liebe der Soldaten - 1944', 'Der Amerikaner - 1945-1947', 'Hermannchen - 1955/56', 'Die Stolzen Jahre - 1967-1969' and 'Das Fest der Lebenden und der Toten - Herbst 1982'.
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    Actors Marliese Assmann, Eva Maria Bayerwaltes, Helga Bender, Gabriele Blum, Gertrud Bredel, Willi Burger, Peter Harting, Otto Henn, Jorg Hube, Michael Kausch, Karin Kienzler, Mathias Kniesbeck, Marita Breuer
    Directed by Edgar Reitz
    Additional info Language(s): German, English, French, Subtitles: English, Interactive Menu
    No. of discs 6 disc(s)
    Duration 889 mins
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