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Clown, The (Ansichten eines Clowns)

Thirty-year-old Hans Schnier still remembers the appalling moral standards of the Nazi regime from his youth. Unfortunately, he detects the same evil trends in post-war Germany. He therefore prefers playing the role of the honest clown rather than adapting himself to a rotten society.
Genre Literature, Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 1976
Director Jasny Vojtech
Screenplay Heinrich Boell, Jasny Vojtech
Cinematography Walter Lassally
Cast Helmut Griem, Hanna Schygulla, Eva-Maria Meineke, Gustav Rudolf Sellner, Hans Christian Blech, Alexander May
Producer Maximilian Schell
Production Companies MFG Film/Munich, Filmaufbau/Munich
Original Version
Subtitled Version English