Sisters, Or the Balance of Happiness
Sisters, Or the Balance of Happiness ★★ Schwestern Oder die Balance des Glucks 1979
Orderly Maria (Lampe) runs the household for her resentful, dependent sister Anna (Gabriel). Opposites in temperment, the dysfunctional duo can neither live with or without each other. When Anna commits suicide, Maria tries to makeover young typist Miriam (Fruh) to take her sister's place. German with subtitles. 97m/C VHS, DVD . GE Jutta Lampe, Gudrun Gabriel, Jessica Fruh; D: Margarethe von Trotta; W: Margarethe von Trotta; C: Franz Rath; M: Konstantin Wecker.