Farewell (Abschied)

Directed by Robert Siodmak
Year: 1930
Country: Germany
Language: German with English Subtitles

In a return to the realistic “Street films” of the German silent era, Robert Siodmak (Criss Cross) directed this comedy drama of intersecting lives within the rooms of a working-class boarding house. Aribert Mog (Ecstasy) and Brigitte Horney (Munchausen) star as Peter and Hella, a young couple waiting for the opportunity to be married. When Peter receives a job opportunity in Dresden, he intends to surprise Hella with the news. But when word spreads among the other lodgers, it creates a series misunderstandings that could jeopardize the couple’s happiness.

Brigitte Horney
Aribert Mog
Emilia Unda

Directed by Robert Siodmak