Directed by Margarethe Von Trotta
passionate piece of work, a triumph for its luminous star... Go see this
beautiful film." Michael Medved, Sneak Previews. Rosa Luxemburg's
amazing life as a political radical and fiercely independent woman is brought to life in
this sweeping biography starring the acclaimed actress Barbara Sukowa. From war and
revolution to Luxemburg's tempestuous personal life, including her love affairs and
numerous jail sentences, this charismatic figure stayed true to her ideals.
"A memorable, moving experience... Rosa Luxemburg captures the
inextinguishable spirit of that remarkable woman with verve and
imagination." - Judy Stone, San Francisco Chronicle. Starring Barbara Sukowa, Daniel Olbrychski and Otto Sander. German with
English subtitles. Color. 122 minutes.