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(Kaspar Hauser)

Kaspar Hauser is the son of the duke of Baden. At the age of one he was swapped by another baby that has been killed right after the change. The real Kaspar Hauser grew up in prison without light, social contacts and education for more than ten years. As teenager he came to public again. First he had to learn a language and other basic skills. Before Kaspar Hauser, meanwhile well educated, found out his real idendity, he was killed.
Genre History, Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 1992
Director Peter Sehr
Screenplay Peter Sehr
Cinematography Gernot Roll
Heidi Handorf, Susanne Hartmann
Cast André Eisermann, Katharina Thalbach, Uwe Ochsenknecht, Udo Samel, Jeremy Clyde
Awards German Film Award 1994