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Purity of Heart

Die Reinheit des Herzens

Directed by Robert van Ackeren
West Germany, 1980


A couple that seemed to be happy children of the sexual revolution get into a deep crisis of their marriage after the woman meets a lover.

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Purity of Heart Directed by Robert van Ackeren

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1980 | Directors' Fortnight

German Film Awards

1980 | Winner: Best Cinematography (Gold)

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