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The story of the unhappy life of the romantic poet Henrich von Kleist (1777-1811). His last letter to the Prussian State Minister is not dealt with until after his death, he lead his fight against Napolean in written form, his relationships to men are by far more passionate that with women, his engagement was a disaster...
Genre History, Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 1977
Director Helma Sanders-Brahms
Cinematography Thomas Mauch
Margot Loehlein, Gabriele Unverdross
Cast Heinrich Giskes, Hannelore Hoger, Grischa Huber, Lina Carstens, Heinz Hoenig, Sigfrit Steiner
Producer Regina Ziegler
Production Company Ziegler Film
Runtime 136 min
Awards German Film Award 1977