Die gläserne Zelle

Die gläserne Zelle

BR Deutschland 1977/1978, Spielfilm

Inhalt

The Glass Cell

After five years imprisonment for a murder he did not commit, Philip Braun, an architect, returns home. He meets his wife Lisa and his son Timmie again, but during his absence a lot has changed. Philip mistrusts everybody, particularly his best friend David who had been his defense lawyer but did not succeed in proving his innocence.

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Credits

All Credits

Director:Hans W. Geißendörfer
Assistant director:Astrid von Falkenau
Screenplay:Hans W. Geißendörfer, Klaus Bädekerl
based on:Patricia Highsmith (Roman "The Glass Cell")
Director of photography:Robby Müller
Assistant camera:Martin Schäfer
Still photography:Karl Reiter
Lighting design:Hans Dreher, Andreas Willim, Jacques Steyn, Rüdiger Höhn
Production design:Heidi Lüdi
Construction manager:Hans Dreher, Andreas Willim, Jacques Steyn, Rüdiger Höhn
Make-up artist:Gerlinde Kunz
Costume design:Claudia Bobsin
Editing:Peter Przygodda
Assistant editor:Veronika Manchot, Barbara von Weitershausen
Sound:Edward Parente
Sound assistant:Stanislav Litera
Audio mixing:Bavaria Atelier Gesellschaft mbH (DE CH)
Music:Niels Janette Walen
Music performer:Kuma and Friends
  
Cast: 
Helmut GriemPhillip Braun
Brigitte FosseyLisa Braun
Dieter LaserDavid Reinelt
Walter KohutLasky
Claudius KrachtTimmie Braun
Günter StrackGoller
Klaus MünsterWärter
Hans Günter MartensStaatsanwalt
Bernhard WickiKommissar Österrreicher
Gerlinde EggerMädchen
Christa-Maria NetschVerkäuferin
Axel ScholtzZeuge
Elisabeth Volkmann
Heinz Dehnert
Martin Flörchinger
  
Production company:Roxy Film GmbH & Co. KG (München), Solaris Film- und Fernsehproduktion Bernd Eichinger oHG (München), Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR) (München)
Producer:Luggi Waldleitner
Producer (TV):Hellmut Haffner
Line producer:Bernd Eichinger
Unit production manager:Hans Weth
Location manager:Jürgen Bieske-Feddern, Harald Kügler
Shoot:01.11.1977-20.12.1977: München, Frankfurt am Main
Original distributor:Filmverlag der Autoren GmbH & Co. Vertriebs KG (München)
Length:2554 m, 93 min
Format:35mm, 1:1,66
Picture/Sound:Eastmancolor, Ton
Rating:FSK-Prüfung (DE): 13.03.1978, 49817, ab 16 Jahre / feiertagsfrei
Screening:Uraufführung (DE): 06.04.1978, Stuttgart, Delphi;
TV-Erstsendung (DE): 10.12.1980, Bayern 3

Titles

Originaltitel (DE) Die gläserne Zelle

Versions

Original

Length:2554 m, 93 min
Format:35mm, 1:1,66
Picture/Sound:Eastmancolor, Ton
Rating:FSK-Prüfung (DE): 13.03.1978, 49817, ab 16 Jahre / feiertagsfrei
Screening:Uraufführung (DE): 06.04.1978, Stuttgart, Delphi;
TV-Erstsendung (DE): 10.12.1980, Bayern 3
 

Awards

Academy Awards 1979
Nominierung, Bester fremdsprachiger Film
 
Deutscher Filmpreis 1978
Filmband in Gold, Bester programmfüllender Spielfilm
Filmband in Gold, Schnitt
 
FBW 1978
Prädikat: besonders wertvoll