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The German Friend - El amigo aléman

Jeanine MeerapfelArgentina – 2012 – More information on this movie

CHF 23.00 / EUR 21.00

Argentina, in the middle fifties. Sulamit is the daughter of German-Jewish refugees. Friedrich is the son of German-Nazis refugees. Both children are closely friends as times goes by between the fall of Peron's Government in 1955 and the years of prison, torture and death in Argentina since 1976 to 1983. The children grow up and go to Germany, both get involved in the political struggles of 1968 and Friedrich, who always rejected the Nazi past of his father, becomes a left winged militant and decides to come back to Argentina to fight against the Military Government. The love of Sulamit for Friedrich survives all these years, though he dedicates more time to his political commitments than to his personal feelings. But those two are destined to get together after all these years of separation and disagreements, because their love is more powerful than anything else.

Language
Spanish, Deutsch Subitles english, deutsch, español
Length 104 min. Screen 1:1.85, 1080 p, color Sound DTS-HD MA 2.0 & 5.1 FSK 12+ Region code All regions
Bonus Making of, trailer

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