The Silent Revolution

Das schweigende Klassenzimmer / 2018 / Germany / 111 min
“A zsűri különdíja 2018“

The true story of a class from East Germany standing up for the Hungarian revolution. In October, 1956 a couple of teenagers travel to West Berlin where they learn about the truth of the events in Budapest. Upon learning the false news that Puskás fall victim of the Soviet intervention they decide to pay tribute to the martyrs with a moment of silence. Soon the Minister of Education arrives to have a little chat with the young “counter-revolutionists”.

Sunday, 16 September 2018 16:00 Pressburger screen (premiere)The screening is followed by Q&A
Monday, 17 September 2018 16:00 Zukor screen (repetition)
Director: Lars KRAUME
Biography: 1973, Chieri, Italy
Filmography:

2018 Das schweigende Klassenzimmer
2015 Familienfest
2015 Der Staat gegen Fritz Bauer / Az állam Fritz Bauer ellen
2013 Meine Schwestern
2010 Die kommenden Tage
2005 Kismet - Würfel Dein Leben!
2005 Keine Lieder über Liebe / Nem játszunk szerelmes számokat
2001 Viktor Vogel - Commercial Man / A reklám helye

Producer: Miriam Düssel, Susanne Freyer, Kalle Friz, Isabel Hund, Thomas Kufus
Screenwriter: Lars Kraume
Cinematographer: Jens Harant
Film editor: Barbara Gies
Cast: Jonas Dassler, Michael del Coco, Sina Ebell
Distributor: Mozinet