Latvia, 1919: The end of the Russian Civil War. An aristocratic young woman becomes involved with a sexually repressed Prussian soldier. When she is rejected by her love, the young woman is sent into a downward spiral of psychosexual depression, promiscuity, and revolutionary collaboration. A startling tale of heartbreak and violence set against the backdrop of bloody revolution, Volker Schondorff's Coup de grace is a powerful film that explores the interrelation of private passion and political commitment. 98 minutes 1976 Video interview with director Volker Schlsndorff and screenwriter/star Margarethe von Trotta.
Latvia, 1919: The end of the Russian Civil War. An aristocratic young woman becomes involved with a sexually repressed Prussian soldier. When she is rejected by her love, the young woman is sent into a downward spiral of psychosexual depression, promiscuity, and revolutionary collaboration. A startling tale of heartbreak and violence set against the backdrop of bloody revolution, Volker Schondorff's Coup de grace is a powerful film that explores the interrelation of private passion and political commitment. 98 minutes 1976 Video interview with director Volker Schlsndorff and screenwriter/star Margarethe von Trotta.
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Format: DVD
Label: CCIN
Catalog: 130
Rel. Date: 05/27/2003
UPC: 037429177921

Coup de Grace (Criterion Collection)
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Latvia, 1919: The end of the Russian Civil War. An aristocratic young woman becomes involved with a sexually repressed Prussian soldier. When she is rejected by her love, the young woman is sent into a downward spiral of psychosexual depression, promiscuity, and revolutionary collaboration. A startling tale of heartbreak and violence set against the backdrop of bloody revolution, Volker Schondorff's Coup de grace is a powerful film that explores the interrelation of private passion and political commitment. 98 minutes 1976 Video interview with director Volker Schlsndorff and screenwriter/star Margarethe von Trotta.