PG certificateGermany Year Zero is a Film programme that first aired in 1948 and has been classified a PG certificate.

Germany Year Zero is a 4 star programme


Germany Year Zero (1948)

Roberto Rossellini's third film in his WWII trilogy, after Paisa and Rome, Open City, is set in the shattered ruins of Berlin. Edmund Meschke plays Edmund Koehier, a 12-year-old survivor who cares for his remaining family by scrounging and foraging for food and money. He falls under the spell of his ex-teacher Herr Enning, who helps him out while instilling in him the Nazi's doctrines, lessons that lead to tragedy.

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Also known as "Germania anno zero"

Genre: Film

Running Time: 69 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1948

4/5 Stars

Classification: PG Certificate

Production Country: Italy

Filmed in Colour


Edmund Moeschke...Edmund Köhler
Ernst Pittschau...Il padre
Ingetraud Hinze...Eva Köhler
Franz-Otto Krüger...Karl-Heinz Köhler
Erich Gühne...Herr Enning