(Out of Rosenheim), 1987
“Ninety-one minutes of happiness.”
– Le Monde
Marianne Sägebrecht • CCH Pounder
Christine Kaufmann, Monica Calhoun,
Darron Flagg, G. Smokey Campbell,
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