Helene Weigel

1. – Lili Darvas, Szerelem (Love), Hungary, 1971.   Director Karoly Makk was advised to cast Brecht’s widow (his Mother Courage on stage and screen) in the part of the dying mother. He flew to East Berlin to see her… and recalls meeting an old witch and desperately looking for an excuse to leave. Immediately.

 Birth year: 1900Death year: 1971Other name: Casting Calls:  1