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Undine works as a historian lecturing on Berlin's urban development. When the man she loves leaves her, the ancient myth catches up with her. But falling in love anew, Undine reworks the myth of the mysterious water spirit as a modern fairy-tale in a disenchanted world.

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Directed by

Christian Petzold

Written by

Christian Petzold (Screenplay)

Runtime

86 minutes

Country

Germany, France

Language

German

Cast

Keywords

female protagonist love affair diving berlin, germany break-up underwater scene based on fairy tale historian urban development

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