Lissy 1957
A story about the rise of Nazism based on a novel by German-Jewish author Franz Carl Weiskopf, who managed to survive by fleeing to the USA.

Lissy, is an unstable, flighty character, from a social democratic household. Lissy’s dreams of obtaining a higher social position are realized when she marries Alfred, a good-looking customer of the tobacconist shop in which she works. When Alfred loses his job, a friend encourages him to join the Nazi Storm Troopers (SA) and he accepts. Lissy and Alfred benefit from his new position, but Lissy is plagued by doubts over her husband’s involvement in the SA. The Nazis shoot her brother, a former Communist. And her parents and friends shun her...

DVD9 | PAL 4:3 | 01:25:32 | 6.13 Gb + 3% rec
Language: Deutsch
Subtitles: English, Deutsch, Espanol, Francais, Portugues, Indonesian
Genre: Drama

Director: Konrad Wolf
Cast: Sonja Sutter, Horst Drinda, Hans-Peter Minetti
Country: East Germany

Extras:
-- "Konrad Wolf - Der Bruckenbauer" - documentary, 2005, 45 min, in German, no subs

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