Hot Summer

Germany | 1967 | 91 minutes | Joachim Hasler

October 20, 2018

In this East German teen musical, a group of girls take their summer vacation to the Baltic Coast, when a group of boys intrude on their holiday. The two groups quarrel but gradually an attraction starts to form.

SIFF Cinema and the Portland German Film Festival present the 3rd annual KINOFEST Seattle. Showcasing feature films, documentaries and short films that represent the diversity, history and progress of German language film including films from Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

  • Original Language Title: Heißer Sommer
  • Director: Joachim Hasler
  • Principal Cast: Urta Bühler, Chris Doerk, Werner Lierck, Madeleine Lierck-Wien, Frank Schöbel, Hans Mietzner, Gerd Nordheim
  • Country: Germany
  • Year: 1967
  • Running Time: 91 minutes
  • Screenplay: Joachim Hasler, Maurycy Janowski
  • Cinematographers: Joachim Hasler
  • Language: German
  • Has Subtitles: Yes