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Last Years of Childhood, The (Letzten Jahre der Kindheit, Die)

The story of a 14-year-old who is always getting into trouble with the authorities and is caught up in the vicious circle of his life in a juvenile home and finally commits suicide while in prison.
Genre Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 1979
Director Norbert Kueckelmann
Screenplay Norbert Kueckelmann
Cinematography Jürgen Jürges
Jane Seitz-Sperr
Markus Urchs
Cast Gerhard Gundel, Dieter Mustaffof, Leopoldine Schwankel, Ernst Hannawald, Karl Obermair
Producer Norbert Kueckelmann
Production Company FFAT/Munich, in co-production with ZDF
Runtime 105 min
Awards German Film Award 1980