Film details


In Berlin, a group of political activists plans a gay revolution, believing heterosexuality to be the 'opiate of the masses'. They begin their armed struggle with a spectacular kidnapping. The scheme goes disastrously wrong when the hostage forms a homosexual liaison with one of his kidnappers and the pair escape together to pursue a series of bank raids...

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top