Zero Hour (Stunde Null)

Zero Hour (Stunde Null)
Drama - 1977 - Germany

1945, the war is over in a village near Leipzig. The US Army is leaving the place, the Red Army takes over.

Young Joschi, once a Nazi-boy and in love with lovely Isa, wants to follow “his” victors to the west.

The first US-patrol they meet takes away his American pilotjacket – and Isa. It´s zero hour for Joschi.

Director: Edgar Reitz
Dop: Gernot Roll
Screenplay: Peter Steinbach, Edgar Reitz, Karsten Witte
Cast: Kai Taschner, Herbert Waisbach, Günter Schiemann, Anette Jünger
Music: Nikos Mamangakis
Technical Details: 35mm / 1:1,66 / s/w / 111 min
Original Language: German
Producer: Edgar Reitz Filmproduktions GmbH (München) in Zusammenarbeit mit Solaris Film- und Fernsehproduktion Bernd Eichinger oHG (München), Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR) (Köln
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