In the last moments of World War II, a young German soldier fighting for survival finds a Nazi captain's uniform. Impersonating an officer, the man quickly takes on the monstrous identity of the perpetrators he is trying to escape from.
In Zeiten des abnehmenden Lichts is a movie starring Bruno Ganz, Alexander Fehling, and Angela Winkler. A family of German Communists caught on the wrong side of history.
The year is 1958. The war has been over for thirteen years and the Federal Republic of Germany is not only recovering but even booming. But where are the Nazis? Who has ever heard of the death camps? It looks as if everything is for the bes...