Rosenstrasse DVD

Foreign Language DVDs


SKU: 0043396044258 Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Rosenstrasse DVD - 2003 German film directed by Margarethe Von Trotta. In the cold Berlin winter of 1943, hundreds of women stood, and waited, in defiance of the Nazis. While countless Jews were being sent to concentration camps for execution, Jewish husbands of Aryan wives were separated from their families and imprisoned in a factory on a street named Rosenstrasse. After the death of her father, Hannah becomes concerned with the strange behavior of her mother. As her mother's troubled childhood is revealed, Hannah realizes how little she ever knew. Stars Katja Riemann as Lena Fischer (aged 33), Maria Schrader as Hannah Weinstein, Martin Feifel as Fabian Israel Fischer, Jürgen Vogel as Arthur von Eschenbach, Jutta Lampe as Ruth Weinstein and Doris Schade as Lena Fischer (aged 90). Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, some violence and brief drug content, 136 minutes. German audio track with optional English subtitles.