Der Fall Ö.

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During the Greek summer in the war year of 1944, a German military unit sets up camp on the plateau of Thebes. Armed with a 16 mm camera, the captain of the unit, a former professor for classical Greek philology, comes up with the idea to film the myth of Oedipus.

  1. Rainer Simon

    Director, Writer

  2. Franz Fühmann


  3. Ulrich Plenzdorf


Top Billed Cast

  1. Matthias Habich

    Matthias Habich

    Hauptmann / Teiresias

  2. Sebastian Hartmann

    Gefreiter / Ödipus

  3. Tatiana Lygari

    Griechische Schauspielerin / Königin Iokaste

  4. Jan Josef Liefers

    Jan Josef Liefers

    Obergefreiter / Kameramann

  5. Christos Tsagas

    Christos Tsagas

    Griechischer Schauspieler / Kreon

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Der Fall Ö.


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Status Released

Release Information

  • April 3, 1991


Original Language German

Runtime 1h 35m

Budget -

Revenue -



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