Stockholm -75

The story of a former RAF-terrorist by David Aronowitsch

In April 1975 Commando Holger Meins occupies the West German Embassy in Stockholm. They want to liberate RAF-prisoners like Andreas Baader, Ulrike Meinhof and Gudrun Ensslin. The terrorists execute two hostages. The occupation ends with an explosion and defeat for the terrorists. Karl-Heinz Dellwo is sentenced to jail. He is 23. Twenty years later he is released. Today he lives in Hamburg and has created a new life for himself but he will always be haunted by his violent past.

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Production facts

Format: DigiBeta
Duration: 59 minutes
Year: September 2003
Director:David Aronowitsch
Producer: Antonio Russo Merenda,
Camera: Göran Olsson, Marek Wieser, Tomaz Blanc
Editing: Dominika Daubenbüchel SFK
Music: Jonas Bohlin
Graphics: Stefania Malmsten
Title sequence: Göran Olsson/Slide
Dramaturgist: Hanna Heilborn
Sound editing & mix: Anders Nyström/Story Sound
Research & translation: Nicole Selmer
Research, Sweden: Malla Grapengiesser
Translation: Petra Johansson
Prod. coordinators: Maite Woköck,
Beate Wirtz, Hüseyin Tabak
Produced by Hysteria Film AB
In co-production with:
Story AB, MMM-Filmproduktion, U. Zimmermann, Hamburg
With the support of: SVT/ Dokumentären, Ingemar Persson
Svenska Filminstitutet, filmkonsulent Niklas Rådström
FilmFörderung Hamburg
Nordisk Film- & TV Fond, Eva Færevaag
YLE/FST Co-productions, Jenny Westergård

More information
David Aronowitsch
Antonio Russo Merenda

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