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The Locked Out
Vienna 1959. Peter Witkowski, a high school student, is about to take his final exams and gradtuate. His family is going to the dogs. His father tortures his wife and terrorizes Peter and his twin sister Anna.Peter feels helpless and frustrated and runs amok. Based on an authentic case study which considers the existentialistic problems facing coming-of-age young people in the fifties.
|Writer(s):||Elfriede Jelinek based on her novel Die Ausgesperrten|
|Key cast:||Paulus Manker, Rudolf Wessely, Emmy Werner, Ursula Knobloch, Alexandra Curtis|