Seventeen-year-old Franz journeys to Vienna to apprentice at a tobacco shop. There, he meets Sigmund Freud, a regular customer, and over time the two very different men form a singular friendship. When Franz falls desperately in love with the music-hall dancer, Anezka, he seeks advice from the renowned psychoanalyst. As political and social conditions in Austria dramatically worsen with the Nazis’ arrival in Vienna, Franz, Freud, and Anezka are swept into the maelstrom of events.
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with Zbigniew Banas, Professor of Polish & European Cinema, Loyola.
- Director: Nikolaus Leytner
- Germany, 2017
- German (with English subtitles)
- 108 minutes