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The Tango Player

Original title
Der Tangospieler
Running time
96 min.
Germany Germany
Roland Gräf (Novel: Christoph Hein)
Günther Fischer, Hector Piazzolla, Julio César Sanders
Peter Ziesche
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CSM Productions / Deutsche Film / WDR
Drama | Politics. 1960s
Synopsis / Plot
Winter 1968. Historian Dr. Dallow is released from prison. He is still trying to cope with and understand why he was put behind bars for 21 months for defamation of the state. His supposed "crime:" for five minutes, he accompanied a cabaret chanson on the piano.
1991: Berlin Film Festival: Official Selection
1990: German Film Awards: Best Actor (Gwisdek)
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