(Out of Rosenheim), 1987

“Ninety-one minutes of happiness.”

– Le Monde

Marianne Sägebrecht  •  CCH Pounder

Jack Palance

Christine Kaufmann, Monica Calhoun,

Darron Flagg, G. Smokey Campbell,

Hans Stadlbauer

Calling You written by Bob Telson

Performed by Jevetta Steele

Driving through the Mojave Desert somewhere between Las Vegas and Disneyland, a middle-aged German tourist couple has a spat...and the wife, Jasmin, strikes out on her own. Winner of numerous awards and an international box-office success, BAGDAD CAFE creates, in the midst of desolation, an oasis of friendship.

A film by Percy Adlon

Screenplay by Percy and Eleonore Adlon

Produced by Eleonore Adlon

Director of Photography – Bernd Heinl

Editor – Norbert Herzner

Production Design – Bernt Amadeus Capra

Music by Bob Telson

A pelemele Film production

Premiered at the Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival, 1987, and won Best Film.

Shot on 35mm Kodak film, in Newberry Springs, CA on Route 66, April 1987.

English, 108 min

Subtitle options: English, French, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish