The Man in the Reeds [Der Mann im Schilf]

Jean Sorel, Erika Pluhar, Nathalie Delon, Bernhard Wicki (starring)
George Saiko (novel)
Manfred Purzer (director)

Munich [Munchen]: Roxy Film, Circa 1978. Draft script for the 1978 German film. Text in English.

Based on the 1968 novel by George Saiko. In 1934, a young archaeologist returns to his home in Austria only to discover rising social and political tensions, complicating his relationship with his fiancee, an indecisive woman who wants to remain neutral throughout the conflicts.

Shot on location in Greece, Germany, and Austria.

Blue untitled wrappers. Title page present, undated, with credits for novelist George Saiko and director Manfred Purzer. 181 leaves, with last page of text numbered 177. Xerographic duplication, rectos only. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, with perfect binding.

[Book #153154]