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The Naked Man in the Stadium

Der nackte Mann auf dem Sportplatz

Directed by Konrad Wolf
East Germany, 1974
Comedy, Drama


In this film, Wolf and scriptwriter Wolfgang Kohlhaase explore the role of art and the artist in socialist society. A sculptor questions the reception and value of his work, in a delicately nuanced narrative interweaving personal memories, historical dilemmas, and political defeats.

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The Naked Man in the Stadium Directed by Konrad Wolf

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