Bagdad Cafe = Out of Rosenheim

Germany (West), 1987

Film
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Jasmin, a middle aged woman from Bavaria rows with her husband while on holiday in the US. She leaves him and finds herself alone in the desert off route 66, somewhere between Disneyland and Las Vegas. After wandering into a shabby motel complex, “Bagdad Cafe”- a watering hole run by bossy Brenda and frequented by a bizarre collection of individuals- an unlikely friendship develops between the two women. Stars Marianne Sagerbrecht, CCH Pounder and Jack Palance.

Credits

director

Percy Adlon

co-producer

Eleonore Adlon

Percy Adlon

production company

Hessischer Rundfunk

Bayerischer Rundfunk

Pro-Ject

Pelemele

Language

English

Duration

01:27:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

37294

Audience classification

PG

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Foreign language films

Comedy

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Germany

Foreign language films

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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