The Axe of Wandsbek

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The Axe of Wandsbek


The Axe of Wandsbek

Release Date: May 11, 1951

Year    :   1951
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Genres    :   Drama
Production Companies    :   DEFA
Director    :   Falk Harnack
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Writers    :   Falk Harnack, Hans Robert Bortfeldt, Arnold Zweig
RunTime    :   110 mins.

Hamburg, Germany 1934: An executioner is needed. Teetjen makes the biggest mistake of his life. Because his butcher shop is facing bankruptcy, he agrees to execute a group of political prisoners for the Nazis. Once this becomes known, Teetjen’s life falls apart.

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