Synopsis: (final cut, 2001, 16mm, 94 min.)
Nina Hagen. A
A sort of "direct cinema“-portrait as a
Moments and scenes in her life.
Her singing from classical
to punk, pop, chanson and indian folk and temple songs.
Nina Hagen –
today. Few archival footage for "flashbacks".
Energy – Desire – Chaos –
In front, on- and backstage, in private and public life – hardly
a difference, like a rollercoaster.
You see her with her family and
some friends: Lemmy (Motörhead), George Clinton, Anthony Kiedis (Red Hot
Chili Peppers), "Angelyne“ (L.A.), Lene Lovich, Blixa, Udo Kier, D.D.
Ramone, her Guru Muniradshi, Thomas D., Jonas Mekas, Maria D.
Idea: To show the wellknown "Diva" (wild, colourful, loud) and the other
side of her: quiet, loving, poetic.
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