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Le jeune Karl Marx0%Le jeune Karl Marx

Storyline:In 1844, shortly before the Industrial Revolution, Karl Marx (August Diehl), only 26, lives with his wife Jenny (Vicky Krieps) in exile in Paris. One day he is introduced to the young Friedrich Engels (Stefan Konarske), but for the fine bourgeois and son of a factory owner, the constantly bankrupt father of the family Marx at first only contempt. But soon it becomes apparent that the two have more than just the same humor in common. Engels has recently written about the impoverishment of the English proletariat and he loves Mary Burns (Hannah Steele), a rebel of the English labor movement. As comrades in common, they respect each other and inspire each other, and together with Jenny they write lyrics to spark a revolution ...