Rosenstraße

Rosenstraße

Deutschland / Niederlande 2002/2003, Spielfilm

Inhalt

Rosenstrasse

New York 2001. After her husband dies, Ruth seems to be acting very distraught, according to her daughter Hannah. When Hannah starts probing into the past, she finds out that her mother, whose Jewish parents were deported during World War II, was raised by an "Aryan" woman named Lena. Hannah travels to Berlin and finds the now almost 90-year-old Lena. The old woman tells Hannah her story: the story of the women of the Rosenstrasse.

Lena was married to a Jewish musician. One day when he didn't come home from work, she went out looking for him. After a bureaucratic odyssey, she is sent to the Rosenstrasse, where she finds other women also looking for their Jewish husbands who have been incarcerated there. It is in the Rosenstrasse that Lena meets little Ruth.

Upon the wives' diligent insistence, the men are released, but Ruth's mother is deported. Ruth stays with Lena until relatives in the United States send for her. After losing her own mother, Ruth cannot stand losing Lena too, and, in a furious rage, throws the ring that she once received from her mother at Lena's feet. When Hannah returns with this ring, Ruth is finally able to come to terms with her past.

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Credits

Director:Margarethe von Trotta
Screenplay:Margarethe von Trotta
Director of photography:Franz Rath
Editing:Corina Dietz
Music:Loek Dikker
  
Cast: 
Katja RiemannLena Fischer
Maria SchraderHannah Weinstein
Jürgen VogelArthur von Eschenbach
Martin FeifelFabian Fischer
Jutta LampeRuth Weinstein
Doris SchadeLena Fischer, 90 Jahre
Fedja van HuêtLuis Marquez
Carola RegnierRachel Rosenbauer
Svea LohdeRuth mit 7 Jahren
Jutta WachowiakFrau Goldberg
Jan DecleirNathan Goldberg
Thekla ReutenKlara Fischer
Lilian SchifferErika
Lena StolzeMiriam Süssmann
Isolde BarthMutter Fischer
Fritz LichtenhahnVater Fischer
Carine KrutzenErikas Mutter
Nina KunzendorfLitzy
Martin WuttkeJoseph Goebbels
Gaby DohmBaroness von Eschenbach
Hans Peter HallwachsBaron von Eschenbach
Roland SilbernaglJüdischer Ordner
  
Production company:Studio Hamburg Letterbox Filmproduktion GmbH (Hamburg), Tele-München Fernseh GmbH & Co. (München)
Producer:Richard Schöps, Henrik Meyer, Markus Zimmer

All Credits

Director:Margarethe von Trotta
Assistant director:Peter Altmann
Screenplay:Margarethe von Trotta
Co-author:Pamela Katz
Director of photography:Franz Rath
Still photography:Jan Betke
Set design:Heike Bauersfeld (Szenenbild)
Property master:Beate ter Schüren
Make-up artist:Gerhard Nemetz, Mia Schöpke
Costume design:Ursula Eggert
Editing:Corina Dietz
Foley editor:Lisa Geffken-Reinhard
Sound:Eric Rueff
Audio mixing:Max Rammler-Rogall
Casting:Sabine Schroth
Music:Loek Dikker
  
Cast: 
Katja RiemannLena Fischer
Maria SchraderHannah Weinstein
Jürgen VogelArthur von Eschenbach
Martin FeifelFabian Fischer
Jutta LampeRuth Weinstein
Doris SchadeLena Fischer, 90 Jahre
Fedja van HuêtLuis Marquez
Carola RegnierRachel Rosenbauer
Svea LohdeRuth mit 7 Jahren
Jutta WachowiakFrau Goldberg
Jan DecleirNathan Goldberg
Thekla ReutenKlara Fischer
Lilian SchifferErika
Lena StolzeMiriam Süssmann
Isolde BarthMutter Fischer
Fritz LichtenhahnVater Fischer
Carine KrutzenErikas Mutter
Nina KunzendorfLitzy
Martin WuttkeJoseph Goebbels
Gaby DohmBaroness von Eschenbach
Hans Peter HallwachsBaron von Eschenbach
Roland SilbernaglJüdischer Ordner
  
Production company:Studio Hamburg Letterbox Filmproduktion GmbH (Hamburg), Tele-München Fernseh GmbH & Co. (München)
in co-production with:Get Reel Productions (Amsterdam)
Producer:Richard Schöps, Henrik Meyer, Markus Zimmer
Co-Producer:Carel Struycken, Errol Nayci
Producer:Kerstin Ramcke
Line producer:Sabine Schild
Unit production manager:Hans-Erich Busch
Location manager:Arno Neubauer, Kathrin Schultz (Berlin)
Shoot:17.09.2002-18.12.2002: München, Hamburg, Berlin, New York
Original distributor:Concorde Filmverleih GmbH (München)
Funding:FilmFernsehFonds Bayern GmbH (FFFB) (München), FilmFörderung Hamburg GmbH (Hamburg), Filmboard Berlin-Brandenburg GmbH (Potsdam), Filmförderungsanstalt (FFA) (Berlin), Beauftragte/r der Bundesregierung für Kultur und Medien -Filmförderung- (Berlin), Nederlands Fonds voor de Film (Amsterdam), CoBo Fund (Niederlande), Eurimages der EU (Strasbourg)
Length:135 min
Format:s35mm, 1:2,35
Picture/Sound:Farbe, Dolby SRD
Rating:FSK-Prüfung (DE): 23.06.2003, 94417, ab 12 Jahre / feiertagsfrei
Screening:Uraufführung: 30.08.2003, Venedig, IFF;
Erstaufführung (DE): 17.09.2003, Hamburg, Streit's;
Kinostart (DE): 18.09.2003;
TV-Erstsendung: 29.04.2006, ARD

Titles

Originaltitel (DE) Rosenstraße
Weiterer Titel (NL) Rosenstrasse

Versions

Original

Length:135 min
Format:s35mm, 1:2,35
Picture/Sound:Farbe, Dolby SRD
Rating:FSK-Prüfung (DE): 23.06.2003, 94417, ab 12 Jahre / feiertagsfrei
Screening:Uraufführung: 30.08.2003, Venedig, IFF;
Erstaufführung (DE): 17.09.2003, Hamburg, Streit's;
Kinostart (DE): 18.09.2003;
TV-Erstsendung: 29.04.2006, ARD