While Nazi propaganda celebrates the regime's victory over France, a kitchen-cum-living room in Prenzlauer Berg is filled with grief. Jeder stirbt für sich allein (Originaltitel: Alone in Berlin) ist ein Film des Regisseurs Vincent Perez.Er basiert auf dem gleichnamigen Roman von Hans Fallada, der auf der wahren Geschichte der Eheleute Elise und Otto Hampel beruhte. Jeder stirbt für sich allein (Alone in Berlin) is based on the true story of Elise and Otto Hampel, a working-class couple living in Berlin, who hadn’t been politically active. Jeder stirbt für sich allein – Every man dies alone / Alone in Berlin, by Hans Fallada, book review. Der Film erzählt am Schauplatz Berlin vom Widerstand des Ehepaares Otto und Anna Quangel gegen das NS-Regime während des Zweiten Weltkrieges. Its German title, and the original title of this film, are JEDER STIRBT FÜR SICH ALLEIN. "Jeder stirbt für sich allein" is su Fallada wrote this text in only four weeks while he was treated in the psychiatric ward of the Charité Berlin; around two months later, in February 1947, he died of his addiction to morphine and alcoholism (remarkably, the novel features two doctors who try to numb themselves with morphine because they are harassed by the Nazis). July 14, 2016 July 13, 2016 / eloiseinwanderlust. Foreign Novel Review: Jeder Stirbt für sich Allein – Alone in Berlin Alone in Berlin is to quote the German newspaper Der Tagesspiegel, “the literary rediscovery of the century”. Brendan Gleeson, Emma Thompson in "Jeder stirbt für sich allein" (2015/16) ... Alone in Berlin. Berlin in June of 1940. Jeder stirbt für sich allein (1970) is a German television miniseries produced by DEFA in the former German Democratic Republic.The story was adapted from the 1947 Hans Fallada novel, Every Man Dies Alone, known in the UK as Alone in Berlin.It was directed … Sometimes it is called in English EVERY MAN DIES ALONE, and sometimes EVERYONE DIES ALONE. Everyone Dies Alone (1976) ( Jeder stirbt fr sich allein ) ( Alone in Berlin: Every Man Dies Alone ) (Blu-Ray): Hildegard Knef, Carl Raddatz, Sylvia Manas, Martin Hirthe, Peter Matic, Gerd B kmann, Rudolf Fernau, Hans Korte, Brigitte Mira, Edith Heerdegen, Alfred Vohrer: Amazon.com.au: Movies & TV Shows Anna and Otto Quangel's son has been killed at the front. It was originally filmed in German for television in 1962, then filmed again for German television in 1970.