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190 Ratings

Yesterday Girl

Abschied von gestern - (Anita G.)

Directed by Alexander Kluge
West Germany, 1966
Comedy, Romance


Eager to shed the constricting history of her postwar East German surroundings, Anita G. (Alexandra Kluge, the director’s sister) escapes to West Germany only to encounter a different set of problems on the other side of the wall.

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Yesterday Girl Directed by Alexander Kluge

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

1966 | 4 wins including: Cinema 60 Award

1966 | Honorable Mention: OCIC Award

German Film Awards

1967 | 4 wins including: Outstanding Feature Film (Gold)

1989 | Winner: Special Film Award '40th Anniversary of the Federal Republic of Germany'

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