Call number: DVD-4108


VON TROTTA, Margarethe
Schwestern oder Die Balance des Glücks [Sisters, or the Balance of Happiness]

Bioskop-Film GmbH & Co. Produktionsteam KG, Munich, in collaboration with Westdeutscher Rundfunk, Cologne, 1979
Producer: Eberhard Junkersdorf
Screenplay: Margarethe von Trotta, with the participation of Luisa Francia and Martje Grobmann, and extracts fromTaumprotokolle, by Wolfgang Bächler
Photography: Franz Rath
Production design: Franz Bauer
Music: Konstantin Wecker, Henry Purcell (Dido and Aeneas)
Singers: Konstantin Wecker, Kathleen Ferrier

Maria Sundermann 		Jutta Lampe	
Anna Sundermann 		Gudrun Gabriel	
Miriam Grau 			Jessica Früh	
Robert Edelschneider 		Konstantin Wecker	
Mother Sundermann 		Agnes Fink	
Münzinger 			Heinz Bennent	
Maurice Münzinger 		Rainer Delventhal	
Fritz 				Fritz Lichtenhahn	
Professor 			Günther Schütz	
Blind woman			Ilse Bahrs	
Maria as a child		Barbara Sauerbaum	
Anna as a child			Marie-Helena Diekmann	
Frau Eder 			Lieselotte Arnold	
The blind woman's sister	Editha Horn	
Fritz's sister			Ellen Esser	
Porter				Heinrich Marmann	
English teacher			Edith Garden	
Flautist			Kathie Thomsen	
Robert's colleague		Volker Schwab	
Student   			Dionysios Kawathas
96 minutes
In German with English subtitles

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Aspect ratio 4:3
Languages English subtitles
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Source Water Bearer Films

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