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Release Date: January 12, 1977

Year    :   1977
Slogan    :   «A Ballad»
Genres    :   Drama, Comedy
Production Companies    :   Werner Herzog Filmproduktion, ZDF
Director    :   Werner Herzog
Producers    :   Willi Segler, Walter Saxer
Writers    :   Werner Herzog
RunTime    :   107 mins.

Bruno Stroszek is released from prison and warned to stop drinking. He has few skills and fewer expectations: with a glockenspiel and an accordion, he ekes out a living as a street musician. He befriends Eva, a prostitute down on her luck and they join his neighbor, Scheitz, an elderly eccentric, when he leaves Germany to live in Wisconsin.

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