It (1966 film)

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Directed by Ulrich Schamoni
Produced by Horst Manfred Adloff
Written by Ulrich Schamoni
Starring Sabine Sinjen
Cinematography Gérard Vandenberg
Edited by Heidi Genée
Release date
  • 17 March 1966 (1966-03-17)
Running time
86 minutes
Country West Germany
Language German

It (German: Es) is a 1966 West German film directed by Ulrich Schamoni and starring Sabine Sinjen and Bruno Dietrich (de).

It was chosen as West Germany's official submission to the 38th Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film, but did not manage to receive a nomination.[1] It was also entered into the 1966 Cannes Film Festival.[2]


The film tells the story of a young couple and the marriage crisis resulting from a concealed pregnancy and abortion.



  1. ^ H. G. Pflaum. "On the history of the German candidates for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film". German Films. Archived from the original on 2009-05-09. Retrieved 2008-08-27. 
  2. ^ "Festival de Cannes: It". Retrieved 2009-03-07. 

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