La Amiga - Die Freundin

BR Deutschland Argentinien 1987/1988 Spielfilm

Summary

Since childhood, Raquel and Maria have been close friends. Now all grown-up, Raquel has fulfilled her dream of becoming an actress, while Maria has married a handyman, given birth to three children and runs the family household. In the wake of the Argentine military coup of 1976, Maria's oldest son Carlos is abducted. Desperate, Maria turns to her prominent friend for help. Yet the more Raquel gets involved in the search for Carlos, the more she becomes herself a target of the junta. Finally, she flees from Argentina to Berlin. Meanwhile Maria joins a group of women who investigate the fate of their disappeared relatives. In 1983, after the fall of the dictatorship, the two friends meet again.

 

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Credits

All Credits

Assistant director

German dialogue

Director of photography

Assistant camera

Still photography

Lighting design

Storyboard

Construction manager

Make-up artist

Costume design

Hairdresser

Editing

Audio mixing

Research

Special effects

Miscellaneous (other)

Cast

Producer (TV)

Production assistant

Shoot

    • Oktober 1987 - Dezember 1987: Buenos Aires und Umgebung, Berlin
Duration:
2964 m, 108 min
Format:
35mm, 1:1,85
Video/Audio:
Eastmancolor
Censorship/Age rating:

FSK-Prüfung (DE): September 1991, 66591, ab 12 Jahre / feiertagsfrei

Screening:

Uraufführung (ES): September 1988, San Sebastian, IFF;
Erstaufführung (DE): 10.02.1990, Berlin, IFF - Internationales Forum des Jungen Films;
Kinostart (DE): 26.09.1991;
TV-Erstsendung (DE): 24.03.1993, ARD

Titles

  • Weiterer Titel (AR) La Amiga
  • Originaltitel (DE) La Amiga - Die Freundin

Versions

Original

Duration:
2964 m, 108 min
Format:
35mm, 1:1,85
Video/Audio:
Eastmancolor
Censorship/Age rating:

FSK-Prüfung (DE): September 1991, 66591, ab 12 Jahre / feiertagsfrei

Screening:

Uraufführung (ES): September 1988, San Sebastian, IFF;
Erstaufführung (DE): 10.02.1990, Berlin, IFF - Internationales Forum des Jungen Films;
Kinostart (DE): 26.09.1991;
TV-Erstsendung (DE): 24.03.1993, ARD

Awards

IFF San Sebastian 1988
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