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Signs of Life


Directed by Werner Herzog
West Germany, 1968


Towards the end of the Second World War, Stroszek, a German soldier, is wounded when partisans on the island of Crete launch an attack. After he has spent quite a while in a military hospital, he is detailed to the peaceful island of Kos in the Dodekanes…

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Signs of Life Directed by Werner Herzog

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1968 | 2 wins including: Silver Bear

German Film Awards

1968 | Winner: Outstanding Feature Film (Silver)

1968 | Nominee: Best Direction (Gold)

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