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Die Schauspielerin


In this remake of Marriage in the Shadows, one of the first and most successful postwar East German films, the life of a Jewish actress is destroyed by rising fascist sentiment. After leading a successful life as a popular actress, who does slightly conceal her background, she falls in love with a German man and is married. As the historical situation worsens, the actress finds the theatres begin to turn her away and public sentiment forces her and her husband to divorce. Their tragic story begins...more