A Knife in the Head (Blu-ray)

Directed by Reinhard Hauff

Release Year: 1978
Running Time: 114
UPC: 7 38329 26016 3
Color Type: Color
Country: Germany
Language: German
Genres: Drama
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Cast
Bruno Ganz
Angela Winkler
Heinz Hoenig

Crew
Directed by Reinhard Hauff

Bruno Ganz gives a tour-de-force performance as Hoffman, an innocent bystander who survives a gunshot to the head by the police during a raid on a group of revolutionaries. In order to justify the shooting, the police claim he is a dangerous radical who attacked a policeman. The leftist revolutionaries in turn claim him as a hero and victim of police brutality. As Hoffman struggles to recover from the trauma to his brain and memory loss, he must try to piece together what really happened that fateful night. Featuring a stunning first solo score by Irmin Schmidt, co-founder of the legendary krautrock band CAN.


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Interview with director Reinhard Hauff

Interview with executive producer Eberhard Junkersdorff

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