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Glass Cell, The (glaeserne zelle, Die)

After five years imprisonment for a murder he did not commit, Philip Braun, an architect, returns home. He meets his wife Lisa and his son Timmie again, but during his absence a lot has changed. Philip mistrusts everybody, particularly his best friend David who had been his defense lawyer but did not succeed in proving his innocence.
Genre Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 1978
Director Hans W. Geißendörfer
Screenplay Hans W. Geißendörfer, Klaus Baedekerl
Cinematography Robby Müller
Cast Brigitte Fossey, Helmut Griem, Guenter Strack, Claudius Kracht, Bernhard Wicki
Production Companies Roxy Film/Munich, Solaris Film/Munich, in cooperation with BR
Subtitled Version English
Awards German Film Award 1978

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