List of Movies from West Germany (BRD)

  • Hard to Be a God
    Another planet in the period of medieval times. An employee of the institute of experimental history from Earth, who is send under the name of noble don Rumata of Estor as a spy with a mission to contact the local resident of the ...
    West Germany (BRD)  1990
  • Herzlich willkommen
    Friedrich (Uwe Bohm) manages to escape from East Germany to the West in the 1950s. On his arrival, he is greeted with the words Herzlich Willkommen, or "cordial, heartfelt welcome." However, once he finds employment, wha...
    West Germany (BRD)  1990
  • Kill Cruise
    A washed-out German sailor, in a drunken state, agrees to take two British women from Gibraltar to the West Indies in his sail boat. Early into the voyage, they realise that it's not going to be plain sailing.
    West Germany (BRD)  1990
  • The Nasty Girl
    Sonya is a German high school student who decides to write an essay about her town's history during the Third Reich and its resistance to it. To her dismay, and more so the town's, she uncovers instead definite collaboration durin...
    West Germany (BRD)  1990
  • Balance (S)
    The setting is on a floating platform where a group of evenly and carefully placed men live. Each man is aware that the platform is not stable and in order not to fall to their deaths, they maintain a careful balance of weight to ...
    West Germany (BRD)  1989
  • Joan of Arc of Mongolia
    Joan of Arc of Mongolia, in addition to having a fairly lugubrious, awkward title, is an extremely leisurely film. This is a film so unhurried that the plot strand that begat the film's title isn't even referenced until more than ...
    West Germany (BRD)  1989
  • The Rose Garden
    In Germany, an old man attacks another old man and is arrested. The attacker refuses to speak. A female lawyer is appointed to him. She discovers that the attacker has numbers tattooed on his arm and the attacked man was a German
    West Germany (BRD)  1989
  • Autumn Milk
    This is a cinematic adaptation of the autobiography of Anna Wimschneider. It depicts her life's experiences and workaday routines as a woman born on a farm in lower Bavaria, Germany, in the 1920s. Anna's mother died early in child...
    West Germany (BRD)  1989
  • Notebook on Cities and Clothes
    Wim Wenders talks with Japanese fashion designer Yohji Yamamoto about the creative process and ponders the relationship between cities, identity and the cinema in the digital age.
    West Germany (BRD)  1989