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The lost honor of Katharina Blum

how violence develops and where it can lead

by Heinrich Böll

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Published by McGraw-Hill .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9248622M
ISBN 100070064253
ISBN 109780070064256

The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum marks the directorial debut for actress Margarethe von Trotta, who co-directed the film with her then-husband Volker Schlöndorff. At a costume party, Katharina Blum (Angela Winkler) meets Ludwig Goetten (Jürgen Prochnow) and spends the night with : Criterion. Katharina Blum is a young handsome German maid. She meets Ludwig, and they fall in love at once. They spend the night together. In the morning, the police bursts in her flat, looking for Ludwig: he is a terrorist. But he was no longer here. Katharina is arrested, humiliated, suspected to be a terrorist herself, dragged in the mud by the.

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