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The Second Awakening of Christa Klages (1978)

Das zweite Erwachen der Christa Klages
Running time: 92 min. | Genre: Drama, Crime, Cop Movies
The Second Awakening of Christa Klages

Synopsis

Three people rob a bank to help a day care center that's in debt. Wolf is captured, Werner identified, police suspect Christa is the third. She and Werner ask Hans, a clergyman, to launder the money and give it to the kindergarten. He refuses. They try Ingrid, Christa's friend, who tries to help, but the school rejects the money. When tragedy strikes Werner, Hans helps Christa bolt to a collective in Portugal. Ingrid visits her; their relationship makes the collective nervous, so she returns to Germany and ceases living in hiding. The police are still looking for her and so is a witness to the robbery, Lena, a bank clerk. Lena's interest brings Christa's second awakening.

Nominations & Awards

Lola Deutscher Filmpreis

Best Leading Actress (Tina Engel)
WINNER
1st Runner Up
WINNER

Details

Original title

Das zweite Erwachen der Christa Klages

Director

Margarethe von Trotta

Producer

Bioskop Film, Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR)

Running time

92 min.

Screenwriter

Margarethe von Trotta, Luisa Francia

Music

Klaus Doldinger

Cinematography

Franz Rath

Year

1978

Country

West Germany (BRD) West Germany (BRD)

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