The Rabbit Is Me

Original title: (Das Kaninchen bin ich)
GDR, 1965, 109 min, b&w
In German; English subtitles

A young student has an affair with a judge. She learns that he once sentenced her brother for political reasons and eventually confronts him, accusing him of opportunism and hypocrisy.

Special features:
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  • Biographies & Filmographies
  • Introductory Essay Photo Gallery
  • From the Zeitzeugengespräche Series: Interview with Director Kurt Maetzig (1999)
  • Censorship in 1965, Filmed Interview with Hans Bentzien, former GDR Minister of Culture (1993)
  • Banned! (2005)

The Rabbit Is Me

Screening Rights: 
Educational Streaming

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