List of German films of the 1980s

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This is a list of the most notable films produced in Cinema of Germany in the 1980s.

For an alphabetical list of articles on German films see Category:German films.




Title Director Cast Genre Notes
1980
The Candidate Volker Schlöndorff Entered into the 1980 Cannes Film Festival
Exit Sunset Boulevard Bastian Clevé Elke Sommer, Büdiger Kuhlbrodt Drama
Germany, Pale Mother Helma Sanders-Brahms Entered into the 30th Berlin International Film Festival
Girls Just Jaeckin Anne Parillaud, Zoé Chauveau, Charlotte Walior French-West German-Canadian co-production[1][2]
Glaube und Währung Werner Herzog
God's Angry Man Werner Herzog
Huie's Sermon Werner Herzog
Palermo or Wolfsburg Werner Schroeter Won the Golden Bear at Berlin
Der Preis fürs Überleben Hans Noever Entered into the 30th Berlin International Film Festival
Put on Ice Bernhard Sinkel Entered into the 1980 Cannes Film Festival
The Willi Busch Report Niklaus Schilling Entered into the 1980 Cannes Film Festival
1981
Angels of Iron Thomas Brasch Entered into the 1981 Cannes Film Festival
Die Berührte Helma Sanders-Brahms
Das Boot Wolfgang Petersen Jürgen Prochnow, Herbert Grönemeyer War Based on a novel by Lothar-Günther Buchheim, Columbia Pictures
Christiane F. – Wir Kinder vom Bahnhof Zoo Uli Edel Natja Brunckhorst
Day of the Idiots Werner Schroeter Psycho-fantasy drama Entered into the 1982 Cannes Film Festival
Die Fälschung Volker Schlöndorff Bruno Ganz, Hanna Schygulla, Jerzy Skolimowski Drama
The German Sisters Margarethe von Trotta Jutta Lampe, Barbara Sukowa Drama
The Inventor Kurt Gloor Bruno Ganz, Walo Lüönd Comedy
Lili Marleen Rainer Werner Fassbinder Hanna Schygulla, Giancarlo Giannini Drama
Lola Rainer Werner Fassbinder Barbara Sukowa, Armin Mueller-Stahl 3rd part of BRD Trilogy
Marianne and Juliane Margarethe von Trotta Jutta Lampe, Barbara Sukowa
Mephisto István Szabó Klaus Maria Brandauer Co-production with Hungary and Austria based on a story by Klaus Mann
Der Neger Erwin Herbert Achternbusch Entered into the 31st Berlin International Film Festival
Possession Andrzej Żuławski Isabelle Adjani Horror
Taxi zum Klo Frank Ripploh Frank Ripploh, Bernd Broaderup Drama
Trokadero Klaus Emmerich Entered into the 12th Moscow International Film Festival
1982
The Beastmaster Don Coscarelli
Comeback Christel Buschmann Eric Burdon, Julie Carmen Drama
Doctor Faustus Franz Seitz, Jr. Entered into the 13th Moscow International Film Festival
Eine deutsche Revolution Helmut Herbst Entered into the 32nd Berlin International Film Festival
Fitzcarraldo Werner Herzog
The Ghost Herbert Achternbusch Entered into the 33rd Berlin International Film Festival
Kraftprobe Heidi Genée Entered into the 32nd Berlin International Film Festival
Parsifal Hans-Jürgen Syberberg Musical Screened at the 1982 Cannes Film Festival
Querelle Rainer Werner Fassbinder Brad Davis, Franco Nero Drama
Rendezvous in Paris Gabi Kubach Claude Jade, Harald Kuhlmann, Barry Stokes Thriller Franco-German co-production
The State of Things Wim Wenders Patrick Bauchau, Allen Garfield Drama
Veronika Voss Rainer Werner Fassbinder Second in the BRD Trilogy
Die Weiße Rose Michael Verhoeven Lena Stolze, Wulf Kessler
1983
Bella Donna Peter Keglevic Screened at the 1983 Cannes Film Festival
Dies rigorose Leben Vadim Glowna Entered into the 33rd Berlin International Film Festival
Sheer Madness Margarethe von Trotta Entered into the 33rd Berlin International Film Festival
Die Supernasen Dieter Pröttel Thomas Gottschalk comedy
Utopia Sohrab Shahid-Saless Entered into the 33rd Berlin International Film Festival
1984
Das Autogramm Peter Lilienthal Entered into the 34th Berlin International Film Festival
Ballad of the Little Soldier Werner Herzog
The Dark Glow of the Mountains Werner Herzog
Man Under Suspicion Norbert Kückelmann Won the Silver Bear at Berlin
The NeverEnding Story Wolfgang Petersen Noah Hathaway, Barret Oliver, Tami Stronach Fantasy
The Noah's Ark Principle Roland Emmerich Entered into the 34th Berlin International Film Festival
Where the Green Ants Dream Werner Herzog Entered into the 1984 Cannes Film Festival
1985
Angry Harvest Agnieszka Holland Armin Mueller-Stahl, Elisabeth Trissenaar Drama
The Berlin Affair Liliana Cavani Gudrun Landgrebe, Kevin McNally
Colonel Redl István Szabó Klaus Maria Brandauer
The Death of the White Stallion Christian Ziewer Entered into the 35th Berlin International Film Festival
Morenga Egon Günther Entered into the 35th Berlin International Film Festival
Flügel und Fesseln Helma Sanders-Brahms
The Woman and the Stranger Rainer Simon Kathrin Waligura, Siegfried Höchst East German
Wodzek Oliver Herbrich Entered into the 14th Moscow International Film Festival
1986
Flight North Ingemo Engström Entered into the 36th Berlin International Film Festival
Laputa Helma Sanders-Brahms Screened at the 1986 Cannes Film Festival
Rosa Luxemburg Margarethe von Trotta Barbara Sukowa Sukowa won Best Actress at the 1986 Cannes Film Festival
Stammheim Reinhard Hauff Won the Golden Bear at the 36th Berlin International Film Festival
Tarot Rudolf Thome Entered into the 15th Moscow International Film Festival
Wahnfried Peter Patzak Screened at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival
1987
Bagdad Cafe Percy Adlon Marianne Sägebrecht, CCH Pounder, Jack Palance Comedy
Cobra Verde Werner Herzog Klaus Kinski
Days to Remember Jeanine Meerapfel Entered into the 37th Berlin International Film Festival
Nekromantik Jörg Buttgereit Daktari Lorenz, Beatrice Manowski
Der Stein des Todes Franz Josef Gottlieb Heather Thomas, Elke Sommer Action
Wings of Desire Wim Wenders Won the Best Director Award at the 1987 Cannes Film Festival
1988
The French as seen by... Werner Herzog
Love and Fear Margarethe von Trotta Entered into the 1988 Cannes Film Festival
The Passenger - Welcome to Germany Thomas Brasch Entered into the 1988 Cannes Film Festival
1989
Black Sin Straub-Huillet Short Screened at the 1989 Cannes Film Festival
Follow Me Maria Knilli Entered into the 16th Moscow International Film Festival
Fool's Mate Mathieu Carrière Screened at the 1989 Cannes Film Festival
Hard Days, Hard Nights Horst Königstein
Himmelsheim Manfred Stelzer Elke Sommer, Sigi Zimmerschied Comedy
Joan of Arc of Mongolia Ulrike Ottinger Entered into the 39th Berlin International Film Festival
Rosalie Goes Shopping Percy Adlon Entered into the 1989 Cannes Film Festival
Spider's Web Bernhard Wicki Entered into the 1989 Cannes Film Festival
Wodaabe - Herdsmen of the Sun Werner Herzog

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Girls - Die kleinen Aufreisserinnen". Filmportal.de. Retrieved January 1, 2014. 
  2. ^ "Item Display". Collections Canada. Retrieved January 1, 2014. 

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