Hauptsache Leben

Connie Walther Feature film - 1998 - 90 min.

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Corinne (38) is a bon vivante who has her life well organised. She enjoys her job as fashion designer, has two daughters and a doting boyfriend. Until breast cancer is discovered and amputation is inevitable. She anxiously hides her 'imperfection' from the outside world and from her children. The only ones she informs are a good friend and her ex-boyfriend Dominik. Feature made for German TV with leading roles for Huub Stapel and Renée Soutendijk, popular in Germany.


Director(s) Connie Walther
Script Connie Walther
Anke Schenkluhn
Producer(s) Norbert Sauer
Production Company
ZDF-Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen
UFA Film & Fernsehproduktion
Director of Photography
Frank Griebe
Ute Rall
Production Country