In the documentary IT COULD HAVE COME WORSE – MARIO ADORF director Dominik Wessely looks at Mario Adorf’s life and unique career and tells of his passion for theatre, cinema, singing and story writing.The screen and the stage have shaped the life of this artist, one of the greatest German acting stars of the past 60 years, to this day.
How did he choose his roles? What fascinates him about acting to this day?

IT COULD HAVE COME WORSE – MARIO ADORF gives hidden insights into his private life, his view of the world, politics, love and also of aging.

2019 | Documentary | 99 min. | DCP
World Premiere
Berlinale Special 2019

Distribution NFP marketing & distribution
Theatrical release 7 November 2019

Mario Adorf
Senta Berger
Margarethe von Trotta
Marek Lieberberg
et al.

Script | Dominik Wessely, Herbert Schwering
Director | Dominik Wessely
DoP | Hajo Schomerus
Sound | Ralf Weber
Editing | Annette Muff
Music | Maciej Sledziecki
Producers | Herbert Schwering, Christine Kiauk

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