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Directed by Alfred Weidenmann
West Germany, 1959


First part of two of the saga of the troubled Buddenbrook family and their business in mid 19th century Germany.

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Buddenbrooks Directed by Alfred Weidenmann

Awards & Festivals

German Film Critics Association Awards

1960 | Winner: Best Actor

German Film Awards

1960 | 2 wins including: Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role (Silver)

1960 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Silver)

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