Every Man for Himself and God Against All* (Jeder Fuer Sich Und Gott Gegen Alle)

  • 1974 ----- color ----- 110 min ----- vhs///
  • (Directed by Werner Herzog; with Bruno S., Walter Ladengast, Brigitte Mira) (Alternative English title: The Education of Kaspar Hauser) In 1828, Kaspar Hauser, a young man who had been isolated from the world in a dark cellar since birth, mysteriously appears, abandoned, in the main square of a German town. The townspeople decide to take in Kaspar, who cannot speak or write and who can barely eat properly, and educate him in the ways of civilization. But it is an education that Kaspar resists. (In German with English subtitles) (Restricted to classroom use only)
  • Topics: (Germanics, Literature, Motion Pictures: Features)