Schlösser und Katen
Schlösser und Katen (Castles And Cottages) is an East German black-and-white film, directed by Kurt Maetzig. It was released in 1957.
In a feudal estate in Mecklenburg, the hunchback coachman Anton Zuckman married maid Marthe, who was pregnant with Baron von Holzendorf's illegitimate child, in exchange for a letter promising that the baron would recognize his offspring when it would wed and endow it with 5000 Mark. Marthe gave birth to a daughter, Anna, nicknamed Annegret.
|author||Kurt Barthel Kurt Maetzig|
|keywords||1953 east german uprising as part of a wave of statewide demonstrations collectivize the farms discover illegitimate child landwirtschaftliche produktionsgenossenschaft married mecklenburg uprise war veteran west young woman|