GenreComedy, Drama, Romance ProductionUniversum Film AG CountryGermany
Release date1 September 1946 WriterLeo de Laforgue (manuscript), Helmut Kautner, Walter Ulbrich CastHannelore Schroth (Anna Altmann), Carl Raddatz (Hendrik Feldkamp), Gustav Knuth (Willy), Margarete Haagen (Wirtschafterin), Ursula Grabley (Vera), Hildegard Knef (Girl in Havelberg) Similar moviesRelated Helmut Kautner movies
Under the Bridges (German: Unter den Brücken) is a 1946 German drama film directed by Helmut Käutner and starring Hannelore Schroth, Carl Raddatz and Gustav Knuth. The film was shot in Berlin during the summer of 1944, but was not released until after the defeat of Nazi Germany. It premiered in Locarno in September 1946, and wasn't released in Germany until 1950 when it was picked up for distribution by Gloria Film.
The film uses poetic realism to portray the everyday lives and romances of two Havel boatmen.