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Directed by Helke Misselwitz
Germany, 1992
Romance, Drama


In the little town of Herzsprung almost nothing has changed since German unification. Nothing, that is, except a rise in unemployment. Johanna, a young mother and widow, is one of the unemployed and has to live on welfare.

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Herzsprung Directed by Helke Misselwitz

Awards & Festivals

German Film Awards

1993 | Nominee: Outstanding Feature Film (Gold)