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Flaming Hearts

Original title
Flammende Herzen (Flaming Hearts)
Running time
95 min.
Germany - West Germany (FRG) Germany - West Germany (FRG)
Walter Bockmayer, Rolf Bührmann
Michael Rother
Horst Knechtel, Peter Mertin
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Entenproduktion / Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen (ZDF)
Synopsis / Plot
When Peter Huber (Peter Kern), the proprietor of a Bavarian corner newsstand, wins a free trip to New York City in a magazine contest, he is overjoyed. Filled with romantic ideas from the movies, his actual encounter with the gritty realities of the Big Apple are sobering. Nonetheless, he is in for the adventure of his life.
1978: Berlin Film Festival: Official Selection
1977: 2 German Film Awards: Film Award in Silver and Best Actor (Kern)
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