Plot & Details
The adolescent students at a German boarding school seek the truth about their mysterious origins in this tense psychological drama adapted from Frank Wedekind's novella Mine-Haha or Physical Education of Young Girls. Thuringia, Germany: The early 1900s. Raised at a secluded school with no knowledge of their past or their origins, Hidella, Melusine, Blanks, Rain, and Irene gradually begin to question their circumstances, as well as the rule of their stern headmistress. When the girls start asking questions and two of them go missing without a trace, Hidella stages a mutiny while a detective works to solve the malevolent mystery.
- Genre(s): Drama
- Run Time: 102min.
- Distributor(s): 01 Distribution
- Director(s): John Irvin
- Starring: Jacqueline Bisset , Hannah Taylor-Gordon , Mary Nighy , Anna Maguire , Emily Pimm
- Themes: Sexual Awakening,Boarding School Life,Keeping a Secret
- Tone: Sexual
- Keywords: Germany, boarding-school
- Language: English