52nd edition

Jeunesse sans Dieu

Catherine Corsini

Fortnight 1996, Feature film, 1 h 21

Synopsis

Germany in the thirties, after the nazis came to power. A young high school teacher, Pabst, has to deal with an increasing racism and intolerance among his pupils. They exclude him from their world. During a military training in a summer camp, one of his pupils is murdered. At the following trial, Pabst’s statement brings disgrace on him and costs him his job as a teacher.

Casting

  • Catherine Hiegel
  • Jacques Bataille
  • Josse de Pauw
  • Marc Barbé
  • Martin Amic
  • Nathalie Richard
  • Roland Amstutz
  • Samuel Dupuy

Team

Screenplay
Alain Le Henryd’après le roman “Jugend ohne Gott” de Odon von Horvath

Image
Agnès Godard

Sound
Ricardo Castro

Editing
Yann Dedet

Music
Ghedalia Tazartes

Set decoration
Laurent Allaire

Production

PRODUCTION : Ellipse Programme 15, square Vergennes, 75015 Paris Tél. : 01 45 31 00 01 Fax : 01 45 33 00 09 La Sept/Arte Elzevir Films VENTE A L’ETRANGER : Canal + Distribution 6, bd de la République, 92514 Boulogne Cedex Tél. : 01 46 10 12 00 Fax : 01 46 10 12 20