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The Lost Honour Of Katharina Blum (12A) S

Monday 11 December 2017 to Tuesday 12 December 2017

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  • Director Volker Schlöndorff,Margarethe von Trotta
  • Origin Germany
  • Year 1975
  • Duration 106 minutes

Co-directed by Volker Schlondorff and Margarethe von Trotta, this is a key political film of the New German Cinema. Set in a climate of fear and paranoia, Angela Winkler plays the young woman of the title whose life is slowly destroyed following her innocently meeting a man who is suspected by the authorities of being a political activist.  

Part of QUAD's Thrillers season. See all fifteen films in this season for just £50 with a Thriller Season Pass.

Part of States of Danger and Deceit: European Political Thrillers in the 1970s, a touring season presented by HOME, Manchester. Programme curated by Andy Willis, Reader in Film Studies at the University of Salford and Senior Visiting Curator: Film at HOME, produced by Rachel Hayward, HOME’s Film Programme Manager, and coordinated by Jessie Gibbs, HOME Film Team.

Presented with the support of the Independent Cinema Office and BFI, awarding funds from The National Lottery.