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Seventeen-year-old Franz journeys to Vienna under Nazi occupation to apprentice at a tobacco shop. There he meets Sigmund Freud, a regular customer, and over time the two very different men form a singular friendship.

  1. Nikolaus Leytner

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Klaus Richter


Top Billed Cast

  1. Simon Morzé

    Franz Huchel

  2. Bruno Ganz

    Bruno Ganz

    Sigmund Freud

  3. Johannes Krisch

    Johannes Krisch

    Otto Trsnjek

  4. Emma Drogunova

    Emma Drogunova


  5. Regina Fritsch

    Regina Fritsch


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The Tobacconist
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Original Title Der Trafikant

Status Released

Release Information

  • November 1, 2018


    Children 12 or older admitted, children between 6 and 11 only when accompanied by parent or a legal guardian.

Original Language German

Runtime 1h 48m

Budget -

Revenue -



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