Time of the Innocent

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Time of the Innocent
Directed by Thomas Fantl
Written by
Produced by Peter Carsten
Starring Erik Schumann
CinematographyGeorg Krause
Edited byHans Sohnle
Distributed byColumbia-Bavaria Filmgesellschaft (GST)
Release date
  • 30 June 1964 (1964-06-30)
Running time
95 minutes
CountryWest Germany

Time of the Innocent (German : Die Zeit der Schuldlosen) is a 1964 West German drama film directed by Thomas Fantl.



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Time of the Innocent is based on a play by Siegfried Lenz. The film was directed by Thomas Fantl.


Time of the Innocent was distributed by Columbia-Bavaria Filmgesellschaft in Germany and represented by Export-Film Bischoff worldwide.

It was entered into the 14th Berlin International Film Festival. It opened in the presence of President Lübke and his wife, German Chancellor Erhard, Vice Chancellor Mende, Secretary of State Schröder, Minister Westrick, "Bundespressechef" von Haase in Berlin's famous Zoo Palast, which is one of the highest attendances of German politician to a Berlinale premiere. [1]

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  1. film-echo/filmwoche Nr.55/56, 10 July 1964