Werkstattkino Muenchen

DER SCHWEIGENDE STERN

Kurt Maetzig
DDR, Polen 1960
130min
V'03

1970: All peoples on earth are living in harmony. Scientists discover a magnetic spool containing a message from Venus that refers to an attack. An international commission sends an expedition to Venus, with a crew which includes a chess-playing robot. On Venus, they discover the ruins of a very advanced civilization that fell victim to its own destructive impulses. The sets, especially those representing the dead Venusian city. the weird landscapes and angry volcanoes are Anatol Radzinowicz best work.
(Phil Hardy)

Credits
  • Kurt Eppers
  • Werner Klein
  • Günter Witt
  • Ernst Kunstmann/Vera Kunstmann/Jan Olejniczak/Helmut Grewald
  • Jan Fethke
  • Wolfgang Kohlhaase
  • Günter Reisch
  • Günther Rücker
  • Alexander Graf Stenbock-Fermor
  • Kurt Maetzig nach dem Roman «Die Astronauten» von Stanislaw Lem
  • Elli Charlotte Löffler
  • Anatol Radzinowicz
  • Alfred Hirschmeier
  • Joachim Hasler
  • Andrzej Markowski
  • Yoko Tani - Sumiko Ogimura
  • Oldrich Lukes - Hawling
  • Ignacy Machowski - Soltyk
  • Julius Ongewe - Talua
  • Michail N. Postnikow - Arsenjew
  • Kurt Rackelmann - Sikarna
  • Günther Simon - Brinkmann
  • Ruth-Maria Kubitschek - Brinkmanns Frau
  • Lena Neumann
DEFA/Illuzjon Filmunit

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