A Woman in Berlin

TitleA Woman in Berlin
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication2008
AuthorsFärberböck, Max
Running Time126 min.
Date Released2006
DistributorMetrodome Distribution
CountryGermany; Poland
Publication LanguageGerman, Russian

Based on an anonymous memoir, A Woman in Berlin unveils the morally complex sexual terrain women experienced during World War II. After the Red Army arrives in Berlin in the spring of 1945, one woman seeks to gain protection from a Russian officer after soldiers rape her and other women. Her collaboration is a survival strategy.  


Nina Hoss

Eugeny Sidikhin


Directed by Max Färberböck

Produced by Gunter Rohrbach

Written by Max Färberböck

Music by Zbigniew Preisner


Drama, Biography

Alternate TitleThe Downfall of Berlin: Anonyma
Original PublicationAnonyma - Eine Frau in Berlin
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