Closed Season (Ende der Schonzeit)

Set in 1942, this film tells the story of Fritz and Emma who are hiding Albert, a Jewish refugee at their remote farm in the Black Forest. Since his marriage with Emma has remained childless, Fritz uses this opportunity to suggest an unorthodox deal: He asks Albert to sleep with his wife and conceive a child on his behalf. The consequences are dramatic: Emma discovers her sexuality, Fritz cannot control his jealousy and Albert feels trapped between the two of them. Against the background of war an unpredictable.

drama unfolds that turns offenders into victims and vice versa.

- Synopsis provided by CinemaSource

Credits

Director:

  • Franziska Schlotterer

Cast:

  • Brigitte Hobmeier
  • Hans-Jochen Wagner
  • Christian Friedel
  • Thomas Loibl
  • Rami Heuberger
  • Max Mauff
  • Michaela Eshet
  • Ayala Meidan
  • Mike Maas
  • Wolfgang Packhäuser

Writers:

  • Franziska Schlotterer
  • Gwendolyn Bellmann

Producers:

  • Philipp Homberg
  • Christian Drewing

Now Playing

Closed Season (Ende der Schonzeit) is not showing in any theaters in the area.

What others are saying

  • Reviews/comments

    Subscribe to this thread:

    Add a review


    Roll over stars and click to rate.

    Now Playing

    By Film...

    By Theater...

    the most

    Read | Commented

    © 2021 North Coast Journal

    Website powered by Foundation