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Tales from the Vienna Woods

Geschichten aus dem Wiener Wald

Directed by Maximilian Schell
West Germany, Austria, 1979


Movie version of Ödön von Horvath’s bitter, piercing and tragic comedy which satirizes the lower middle-class in pre-war Vienna.

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Tales from the Vienna Woods Directed by Maximilian Schell

Awards & Festivals

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

1980 | Winner: Best Actress

German Film Awards

1980 | Winner: Outstanding Feature Film (Silver)

1980 | 4 nominations including: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Gold)

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