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Title Sun seekers [videorecording] = Sonnensucher / DEFA ; Buch, Karl-Georg Egel, Paul Wiens ; Regie, Konrad Wolf

Publ Info [Place of publication not identified] : Icestorm International, 2004
First-Run Features [distributor]
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT PN1997 .S96 2004    AVAILABLE
 URI Media Rm.  DVD 005935    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, black & white ; 4 3/4 in
two-dimensional moving image rdacontent
video rdamedia
videodisc rdacarrier
Note Special features: Introductory essay ; short film portrait: Wismut today ; The eyewitness: three newsreels about director Konrad Wolf ; Fourteen newsreels about Gunther Simon, Erwin Geschonneck and other cast members ; photo gallery ; biographies and filmographies
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1958 ; in 1958 after the film's premiere it was forbidden and remained unreleased until 1971
Producer, Willi Bruckner ; editor, Christa Wernicke ; director of photography, Werner Bergmann ; music, Joachim Werzlau
DVD
In German with English subtitles
Cast: Ulrike Germer, Günther Simon, Erwin Geschonneck, Wiktor Awdjusehko, Wladimir Jemeljanow, Willi Schrade, Manja Behrens, Norbert Christian, Erich Franz, Rimma Schorochowa, Brigitta Krause, Horst Kube
In the fall of 1950, Lutz and Emmi are arrested after the police raid a bar-room brawl. They are not sentenced to prison but instead they are forced to work in an uranium mine in Wismut. Their new home is full of characters with unusual destinies: old anarchists working next to former SS members and Russian officers. Emotions collide, as well as fists
LC subject Wismut GmbH -- Drama
Uranium mines and mining -- Germany -- Drama
Convict labor -- Germany -- Drama
Motion pictures -- Censorship -- Germany (East) -- Cases
Feature films -- Germany (East)
Add Author Wolf, Konrad, 1925-1982
Brückner, Willi
Egel, Karl Georg, 1919-
Wiens, Paul, 1922-
Germer, Ulrike
Simon, Günther, 1925-1972
Geschonneck, Erwin, 1906-2008
Awdjuschko, Viktor, 1925-1975
Yemelyanov, Vladimir, 1911-1975
Schrade, Willi, 1935-
Behrens, Manja, 1918-2003
DEFA
Icestorm International, Inc
First-Run Features (Firm)
Alt Title Sonnensucher
Sunseekers
ISBN/ISSN 720229911559
Music # FRF911559D