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3.6
14 Ratings

Zero Hour

Stunde Null

Directed by Edgar Reitz
West Germany, 1977
Drama, Romance, War

Synopsis

Set in the summer of 1945 in a small village outside Leipzig, where the Americans have just pulled back and been replaced by Soviet troops. The film follows the inhabitants as they adjust to the new situation, in particular Joschi, a teenage Hitler Youth member who is fascinated by the Americans.

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Zero Hour Directed by Edgar Reitz

Awards & Festivals

German Film Awards

1977 | Winner: Outstanding Feature Film (Silver)

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