SPOILER ALERT: The following interview reveals plot points. EXCLUSIVE: Babylon Berlin star Liv Lisa Fries recently sat down with us to discuss powerful and timely Berlin Film Festival Competition entry From Hilde, With Love, which debuts at the festival this coming weekend.
Andreas Dresen’s affecting and pared back film, set in Berlin during the Second World War, charts the little known story of Hilde and Hans Coppi, a young couple who courageously become members of an anti-Nazi group known as The Red Orchestra (Die Rote Kapelle).
The two spend a summer together until they get caught by the Gestapo and Hilde is imprisoned, eight months pregnant. Fries gives a memorable performance as Hilde.
In the above first footage from the movie, she and co-star Johannes Hegemmann discuss an act of resistance for the first time.Read more on deadline.com