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Maria marries a young soldier in the last days of World War II, only for him to go missing in the war. She must rely on her beauty and ambition to navigate the difficult post-war years alone.

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Written by

Pea Fröhlich (Screenplay)
Peter Märthesheimer (Screenplay)
Rainer Werner Fassbinder (Idea)

Runtime

120 minutes

Country

Germany

Language

German

Tagline

A German woman named Maria struggles to live through World War II.

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Keywords

marriage world war ii empowerment strong woman black market 1940s new german cinema penitentiary economic miracle

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