Verwirrung der Liebe

Love's Confusion is an East German romantic comedy film directed by Slátan Dudow. It was released in 1959.


Students Dieter and Sonja, who are a couple for several years, attend a masquerade. Dieter confuses young Siegi with his friend and dances with her. He cannot forget her even after realizing she is not Sonja, and falls in love with her. Sonja, bitter and jealous, starts an affair with Siegi's boyfriend, Edy. The two new couples go on vacation in the Baltic Sea, where they encounter each other several times while enjoying the local attractions. They all resolve to marry their new partners. Only when they are headed toward the same registration office, do they realize their behavior was motivated by spite and anger. They again switch partners: Sonja marries Dieter and Siegi marries Edy.

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    contentLocation Berlin
    director Slatan Dudow
    editor Christa Wernicke
    genre comedy
    keywords baltic sea
    musicBy Wolfgang Hohensee
    producer Adolf Fischer
    productionCompany DEFA
    publisher Progress Film
    theme romantic comedy