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The Legend of Rita

Die Stille nach dem Schuß

Directed by Volker Schlöndorff
Germany, 2000
Drama, Romance, Thriller


Rita Vogt is a radical West German terrorist who abandons the revolution and settles in East Germany with a new identity provided by the East German secret service.

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The Legend of Rita Directed by Volker Schlöndorff

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2000 | 4 wins including: Best Actress

European Film Awards

2000 | 2 nominations including: European Actress

German Film Awards

2000 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Gold)

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