Sheer Madness: Olga and Ruth become friends. Olga is independent, separated from her husband, living with an immigrant pianist, and teaching feminist literature. Ruth is withdrawn, a painter, possibly mentally ill. Ruth dreams in black and white, sometimes of her suicide. Olga lectures on a 19th-century writer, von Günderrode, a suicide after the breakup of her intense friendship with Bettina Brentano. Ruth's husband Franz encourages the women's friendship, then, as Olga draws Ruth out and the friendship deepens, he becomes jealous. After the women travel to Egypt, Franz has a tirade. Ruth seems crushed between her husband and her friend, and how she responds is the film's climax.
|Ratings:||IMDB: N/A Metascore: N/A RT: N/A|
|Released:||February 25, 1983|
|Director:||Margarethe von Trotta|
|Actors:||Agnes Fink Angela Winkler Axel Milberg Carla Egerer Christine Fersen Doris Schade Felix Moeller Felix von Manteuffel Franz Buchrieser Hanna Schygulla Helga Ballhaus Irene Clarin Jochen Striebeck Karl Striebeck Peter Aust Peter Striebeck Therese Affolter Werner Eichhorn Wladimir Yordanoff|
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