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Soundtrack available on Königskinder Schallplatten




"Whether it is the driving, epic force of the orchestra or smaller, intimate moments for the piano quartet, you’re convincingly carried away with it." - Main Titles

Director: Hermine Huntgeburth.
Producer: Günter Rohrbach.
Screenplay: Theodor Fontane.
Starring: Julia Jentsch, Sebastian Koch, Juliane Köhler, Misel Maticevic, Thomas Thieme.

Constantin Film, 2009

IMDb Official film site

The Story: Taking place in late 19th century Prussia, the story about Effi Briest is one about romance, betrayal and forbidden love. It is based on the best-selling novel by Theodor Fontane.