HABERMANN

By Juraj HERZ

ENTERTAINMENT VALUE ASSOCIATES GMBH - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2010

"Habermann" is a drama tied to the legacy of Sudeten Germans against the backdrop of a Czech village during World War II, is about the life of a saw mill owner and his family.

    • Year of production
    • 2010
    • Genres
    • Drama, Historical
    • Countries
    • GERMANY, CZECH REPUBLIC, AUSTRIA
    • Languages
    • GERMAN, CZECH
    • Budget
    • 3 - 5 M$
    • Duration
    • 104 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Juraj HERZ
    • Writer(s)
    • Josef URBAN, Wolfgang LIMMER
    • Producer(s)
    • Karel DIRKA (ART-OKO Film GmbH), Kai-Roger GRUENEKE (EVA - Entertainment Value Associates GmbH)
    • Synopsis
    • 1938, a small village in Sudetenland. The Saw Mill owner August Habermann is the biggest employer in his village and a respected and rich man. He is married to Jana, a young and beautiful Czech woman, who is half Jewish. Although Habermann is not interested in politics or ideology, he and his family will be steamrolled by the insanity of war...
      Award winning director Juraj Herz will direct this powerful human drama. Produced by Oscar nominated Karel Dirka, the script is based on the novel by Josef Urban.
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    • Beginning of shooting
    • May 01, 2009
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