Fatherland (Singing the Blues in Red)
Fatherland (Singing the Blues in Red) (1986)

A drama about personal conflicts and the political biases of the East and West German governments in the mid-'80s, this story focuses on the defection of a talented singer. Klaus (Gerulf Pannach) is finally granted permission to leave… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 13, 1986
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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

A sophisticated political film directed by Ken Loach.

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Anthony Lawrie
Two things that make this film such an engrossing piece are that firstly, Gerulf Pannach is a real Klaus Dittemann, everything that happens in the film pretty… More