Sugarbaby


1h 27m 1985

Brief Synopsis

A love story between a female mortician and a subway conductor.

Film Details

Also Known As
Zuckerbaby
Release Date
1985
Production Company
Bayerischer Rundfunk; Paul Wurges Combo
Distribution Company
Electric Pictures/Contemporary Films Ltd; Kino International; Mk2 International
Location
West Germany

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 27m

Synopsis

A love story between a female mortician and a subway conductor.

Film Details

Also Known As
Zuckerbaby
Release Date
1985
Production Company
Bayerischer Rundfunk; Paul Wurges Combo
Distribution Company
Electric Pictures/Contemporary Films Ltd; Kino International; Mk2 International
Location
West Germany

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 27m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in France July 19, 1989

Released in United States March 1, 1988

Released in United States on Video March 1988

Released in United States Winter December 1, 1985

"Sugarbaby" marks the beginning of director Percy Adlon's long-running association with actress Marianne Sagebrecht who also starred in Adlon's internationally acclaimed "Out of Rosenheim/Bagdad Cafe" (West Germany/1987) set in the U.S.; and later in his "Rosalie Goes Shopping" (West Germany/1989) also partly set in the U.S.

Shown at Berlin Film Festival February 1985.

Shown at New York Film Festival October 1 & 2, 1985.

Shown in New York City (BAM Rose Cinema) as part of program "The Feminine Eye: Twenty Years of Women's Cinema" January 28 - February 7, 1999.

c Fujicolor

dialogue German

7705 feet

subtitled

rtg BBFC 15

"The Feminine Eye" program celebrates New York Women in Film & Television's 20th anniversary. Cinematographer Johanna Heer is a member of NYWIFT.

Released in United States on Video March 1988

Released in United States March 1, 1988

Released in France July 19, 1989

Released in United States Winter December 1, 1985