About the film
Kassbach - Ein Portrait
Release Date: March 30, 1979
|Slogan||:||«Kassbach is no monster, he is terribly normal.»|
|Production Companies||:||Satel Film|
|Producers||:||Milan Dor, Michael Wolkenstein|
|Writers||:||Peter Patzak, Helmut Zenker, Helmut Zenker|
Viennese vegetable merchant Karl Kassbach becomes a member of a right-wing extremist organization, which plans numerous attacks on democratic institutions and journalists. The film attempts to portray a realistic and detail-oriented study of the mind of the "Kleinbürger", trapped between the fringes of the lower and middle-classes.