Oskar is born in Germany in 1924 with an advanced intellect. Repulsed by the hypocrisy of adults and the irresponsibility of society, he refuses to grow older after his third birthday.
Plot Keywords: germany, suicide, circus, adultery, puberty, toxication, world war ii, lolita, married couple, nazi, family's daily life, suffocation, gdansk, poland, kaschubia, lone wolf, pregnancy, family feud, red army, new german cinema
|Original Title||Die Blechtrommel|
|Writers||Jean-Claude Carrière, Volker Schlöndorff, Günter Grass, Franz Seitz Junior|
|Production Companies||Jadran Film, Artemis Film, Franz Seitz Filmproduktion, Argos Films, Film Polski, Hallelujah Films, GGB-14, Neue Bioskop Film|
|Spoken Language||Deutsch, עִבְרִית, Italiano, Polski, Pусский|