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Freispiel (1995)

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About a music teacher of 36 at a high school in Vienna yearning to become a rock musician. His life consists of defiant students, cynical colleagues, and a broken marriage. like he would be a rock musician.

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Harald Sicheritz
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Credited cast:
Alfred Dorfer Alfred Dorfer ... Robert Brenneis
Lukas Resetarits Lukas Resetarits ... Pokorny
Andrea Eckert Andrea Eckert ... Doris Brenneis
Benjamin Olesko Benjamin Olesko ... Michael Brenneis
Gudrun Tielsch Gudrun Tielsch ... Lilly
Roland Düringer Roland Düringer ... Carlo Schindler
Reinhard Nowak ... Reinhard
Günther Paal Günther Paal ... Philipp
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Clarissa Altmann Clarissa Altmann
Wolfgang Böck ... Besoffener im Taxi / Guest at Party
Silvia Fenz Silvia Fenz ... Direktorin
Beatrice Frey Beatrice Frey ... Frau Sedlacek
Andrea Händler Andrea Händler ... Guest at Party
Georges Kern Georges Kern ... Brenneis' nasty colleague
Rudolf Knor Rudolf Knor ... Pokornys Manager
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About a music teacher of 36 at a high school in Vienna yearning to become a rock musician. His life consists of defiant students, cynical colleagues, and a broken marriage. like he would be a rock musician.

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Country:

Austria

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German

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One of Austria's best...
15 December 2000 | by dr.julian_bashirSee all my reviews

I've seen the movie yesterday for the third time and I think it's one of the best Austrian movies..ever! The actors are all well known Austrian "Cabarettists" (a Cabarett is a sort of comedy which has an high content of themes from politics and society).

And that's the movie about: Politics, society, midlife-crisis and so on...it's an universal movie...

But you have to be an Austrian or you have to know Austria very good to understand the whole content of it. Two out of three jokes are specific Austrian and about the situation in Austria and aim at political Parties or other specific habitudes of the "Homo sapiens Austriacus"

If you are an Austrian, you love the movie. If you aren't an Austrian, you don't understand the movie - that's it...


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