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Ali: Fear Eats the Soul
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directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982; produced by Jürgen Jürges, 1940-, Filmverlag der Autoren and Tango Film; performed by Brigitte Mira, 1910-2005, El Hedi ben Salem, Barbara Valentin, 1940-2002 and Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1974), 1 hour 33 mins
Rainer Werner Fassbinder, already the director of almost twenty films by the age of twenty-nine, paid homage to his cinematic hero, Douglas Sirk, with this updated version of Sirk's All That Heaven Allows. Lonely widow Emmi Kurowski (Brigitte Mira) meets Arab worker Ali (El Hedi ben Salem) in a bar during a rainst...
directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982; produced by Jürgen Jürges, 1940-, Filmverlag der Autoren and Tango Film; performed by Brigitte Mira, 1910-2005, El Hedi ben Salem, Barbara Valentin, 1940-2002 and Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1974), 1 hour 33 mins
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Alice in the Cities
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directed by Wim Wenders, 1945-; produced by Joachim von Mengershausen, 1936-; performed by Rüdiger Vogler, 1942-, Yella Rottländer, 1964- and Lisa Kreuzer, 1945- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1974), 1 hour 52 mins
A German photographer visiting the United States finds an unexpected new chapter in his life opened through his chance meeting with a mother and her nine-year-old daughter Alice.
directed by Wim Wenders, 1945-; produced by Joachim von Mengershausen, 1936-; performed by Rüdiger Vogler, 1942-, Yella Rottländer, 1964- and Lisa Kreuzer, 1945- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1974), 1 hour 52 mins
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Beware of a Holy Whore
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directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982; produced by Antiteater and Nova International Films; performed by Lou Castel, 1943-, Eddie Constantine, 1913-1993, Marquard Bohm, 1941-2006, Hanna Schygulla, 1943-, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982, Margarethe von Trotta, 1942-, Hannes Fuchs, fl. 1971, Marcella Michelangeli, 1943-, Karl Scheydt, 1940-2009, Ulli Lommel, 1944-, Kurt Raab, 1941-1988, Herb Andress, 1935-2004, Monica Teuber, 1945-, Benjamin Lev, fl. 1968, Gianni Di Luigi, fl. 1968, Werner Schroeter, 1945-2010, Magdalena Montezuma, 1943-1984, Rudolf Waldemar Brem, 1948-, Thomas Schieder, fl. 1970, Enzo Monteduro, fl. 1975, Mario Novelli, 1940-, Ingrid Caven, 1938-, Tanja Constantine, fl. 1962, Katrin Schaake, 1931-, Achmed Em Bark, fl. 1971, Michael Fengler, 1940-, Harry Baer, 1947-, Burghard Schlicht, fl. 1971, Dick Randall, fl. 1971, Peter Berling, 1934-, Toni Bianchi, fl. 1971, Renato Di Laudadio, fl. 1971, Franco Iavarone, fl. 1971, Peter Gauhe, 1940- and Marcello Zucchè, fl. 1961 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1970), 1 hour 44 mins
In Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s brazen depiction of the alternating currents of lethargy and mayhem inherent in moviemaking, a film crew—played by, and not so loosely based on, his own frequent collaborators—deals with an aloof star (Eddie Constantine), an abusive director (Lou Castel), and a financially troub...
directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982; produced by Antiteater and Nova International Films; performed by Lou Castel, 1943-, Eddie Constantine, 1913-1993, Marquard Bohm, 1941-2006, Hanna Schygulla, 1943-, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982, Margarethe von Trotta, 1942-, Hannes Fuchs, fl. 1971, Marcella Michelangeli, 1943-, Karl Scheydt, 1940-2009, Ulli Lommel, 1944-, Kurt Raab, 1941-1988, Herb Andress, 1935-2004, Monica Teuber, 1945-, Benjamin Lev, fl. 1968, Gianni Di Luigi, fl. 1968, Werner Schroeter, 1945-2010, Magdalena Montezuma, 1943-1984, Rudolf Waldemar Brem, 1948-, Thomas Schieder, fl. 1970, Enzo Monteduro, fl. 1975, Mario Novelli, 1940-, Ingrid Caven, 1938-, Tanja Constantine, fl. 1962, Katrin Schaake, 1931-, Achmed Em Bark, fl. 1971, Michael Fengler, 1940-, Harry Baer, 1947-, Burghard Schlicht, fl. 1971, Dick Randall, fl. 1971, Peter Berling, 1934-, Toni Bianchi, fl. 1971, Renato Di Laudadio, fl. 1971, Franco Iavarone, fl. 1971, Peter Gauhe, 1940- and Marcello Zucchè, fl. 1961 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1970), 1 hour 44 mins
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Effi Briest
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directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982; designed by Barbara Baum, 1944-; produced by Tango Film; performed by Hanna Schygulla, 1943-, Václav Fiser, 1912-1992, Ulli Lommel, 1944-, Lilo Pempeit, 1922-1993, Herbert Steinmetz, 1908-1986, Ursula Strätz, fl. 1969, Irm Hermann, 1942-, Karlheinz Böhm, 1928-2014, Karl Scheydt, 1940-2009, Barbara Lass, 1940-1995, Rudolf Lenz, 1920-1987, Andrea Schober, 1964-, Eva Mattes, 1954-, Theo Tecklenburg, fl. 1950, An Dorthe Braker, fl. 1974, Peter Gauhe, 1940- and Barbara Valentin, 1940-2002 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1974), 2 hours 15 mins
A young woman is married to a much older man and begins a flirtation with one of his close friends that leads to dire consequences.
directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982; designed by Barbara Baum, 1944-; produced by Tango Film; performed by Hanna Schygulla, 1943-, Václav Fiser, 1912-1992, Ulli Lommel, 1944-, Lilo Pempeit, 1922-1993, Herbert Steinmetz, 1908-1986, Ursula Strätz, fl. 1969, Irm Hermann, 1942-, Karlheinz Böhm, 1928-2014, Karl Scheydt, 1940-2009, Barbara Lass, 1940-1995, Rudolf Lenz, 1920-1987, Andrea Schober, 1964-, Eva Mattes, 1954-, Theo Tecklenburg, fl. 1950, An Dorthe Braker, fl. 1974, Peter Gauhe, 1940- and Barbara Valentin, 1940-2002 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1974), 2 hours 15 mins
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Wings of Desire
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directed by Wim Wenders, 1945-; designed by Monika Jacobs, 1946-; produced by Anatole Dauman, 1925-1998 and Wim Wenders, 1945-, Road Movies Filmproduktion, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Studios and Argos Films; performed by Bruno Ganz, 1941-, Solveig Dommartin, 1961-2007 and Otto Sander, 1941-2013 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1987), 2 hours 8 mins
Wings of Desire is one of cinema's loveliest city symphonies. Bruno Ganz is Damiel, an angel perched atop buildings high over Berlin who can hear the thoughts — fears, hopes, dreams — of all the people living below. But when he falls in love with a beautiful trapeze artist, he is willing to give up his immort...
directed by Wim Wenders, 1945-; designed by Monika Jacobs, 1946-; produced by Anatole Dauman, 1925-1998 and Wim Wenders, 1945-, Road Movies Filmproduktion, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Studios and Argos Films; performed by Bruno Ganz, 1941-, Solveig Dommartin, 1961-2007 and Otto Sander, 1941-2013 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1987), 2 hours 8 mins
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Coup de Grace
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directed by Volker Schlondorff, 1939-; designed by Ingrid Zore, fl. 1961-2007; produced by Volker Schlondorff, 1939-, Hans Prescher, fl. 1976, Anatole Dauman, 1925-1998 and Eberhard Junkersdorf, 1938-, Hessischer Rundfunk, Bioskop Film and Argos Films; performed by Frederik von Zichy, fl. 1976, Marc Eyraud, 1924-2005, Valeska Gert, 1892-1978, Rudiger Kirschstein, 1941-, Mathieu Carrière, 1950-, Matthias Habich, 1940- and Margarethe von Trotta, 1942- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1976), 1 hour 37 mins
Latvia, 1919: the end of the Russian Civil War. An aristocratic young woman (brilliantly played by Margarethe von Trotta) becomes involved with a sexually repressed Prussian soldier. When she is rejected by her love, the young woman is sent into a downward spiral of psychosexual depression, promiscuity, and revolu...
directed by Volker Schlondorff, 1939-; designed by Ingrid Zore, fl. 1961-2007; produced by Volker Schlondorff, 1939-, Hans Prescher, fl. 1976, Anatole Dauman, 1925-1998 and Eberhard Junkersdorf, 1938-, Hessischer Rundfunk, Bioskop Film and Argos Films; performed by Frederik von Zichy, fl. 1976, Marc Eyraud, 1924-2005, Valeska Gert, 1892-1978, Rudiger Kirschstein, 1941-, Mathieu Carrière, 1950-, Matthias Habich, 1940- and Margarethe von Trotta, 1942- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1976), 1 hour 37 mins
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The Lost Honor of Katherina Blum
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directed by Margarethe von Trotta, 1942- and Volker Schlondorff, 1939-; designed by Annette Schaad, fl. 1975 and Reinhild Paul, fl. 1975; produced by Gunther Witte, fl. 1969-1978, Eberhard Junkersdorf, 1938- and Willi Benninger, fl. 1972-1988, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Studios; performed by Dieter Laser, 1942-, Mario Adorf, 1930-, Angela Winkler, 1944- and Jürgen Prochnow, 1941- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1975), 1 hour 46 mins
When Katharina Blum spends the night with an alleged terrorist, her quiet, ordered life falls into ruins. Suddenly a suspect, Katharina is subject to a vicious smear campaign by the police and a ruthless tabloid journalist, testing the limits of her dignity and her sanity. Volker Schlondorff and Margarethe von Tro...
directed by Margarethe von Trotta, 1942- and Volker Schlondorff, 1939-; designed by Annette Schaad, fl. 1975 and Reinhild Paul, fl. 1975; produced by Gunther Witte, fl. 1969-1978, Eberhard Junkersdorf, 1938- and Willi Benninger, fl. 1972-1988, Westdeutscher Rundfunk Studios; performed by Dieter Laser, 1942-, Mario Adorf, 1930-, Angela Winkler, 1944- and Jürgen Prochnow, 1941- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1975), 1 hour 46 mins
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The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant
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directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982; designed by Maja Lemcke, fl. 1972; produced by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982 and Michael Fengler, 1940-; performed by Margit Carstensen, 1940-, Hanna Schygulla, 1943- and Katrin Schaake, 1931- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1972), 2 hours
A fashion designer who treats her personal assistant like a slave falls in love with a woman who does not love her in return.
directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982; designed by Maja Lemcke, fl. 1972; produced by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1945-1982 and Michael Fengler, 1940-; performed by Margit Carstensen, 1940-, Hanna Schygulla, 1943- and Katrin Schaake, 1931- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1972), 2 hours
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Revanche
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directed by Gotz Spielmann, 1961-; designed by Monika Buttinger, fl. 2000; produced by Sandra Bohle, fl. 2008, Mathias Forberg, fl. 1986, Gotz Spielmann, 1961- and Heinz Stussak, 1955-, Prisma Film and Spielmannfilm; performed by Johannes Krisch, 1966-, Irina Potapenko, 1986-, Ursula Strauss, 1974-, Andreas Lust, 1967-, Johannes Thanheiser, 1925-2014 and Hanno Pöschl, 1949- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 2008), 2 hours 2 mins
A gripping thriller and a tragic drama of nearly Greek proportions, Revanche is the stunning, Oscar-nominated international breakthrough of Austrian filmmaker Götz Spielmann. In a ragged section of Vienna, hardened ex-con Alex (the mesmerizing Johannes Krisch) works in a brothel, where he falls for Ukrainian hoo...
directed by Gotz Spielmann, 1961-; designed by Monika Buttinger, fl. 2000; produced by Sandra Bohle, fl. 2008, Mathias Forberg, fl. 1986, Gotz Spielmann, 1961- and Heinz Stussak, 1955-, Prisma Film and Spielmannfilm; performed by Johannes Krisch, 1966-, Irina Potapenko, 1986-, Ursula Strauss, 1974-, Andreas Lust, 1967-, Johannes Thanheiser, 1925-2014 and Hanno Pöschl, 1949- (New York, NY: Janus Films, 2008), 2 hours 2 mins
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The Threepenny Opera
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directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst, 1885-1967; designed by Max Pretzfelder, 1888-; produced by Seymour Nebenzal, 1899-1961, Tobis Filmkunst and Nero-Film AG; performed by Ernst Busch, 1900-1980, Hermann Thimig, 1890-1982, Fritz Rasp, 1891-1936, Valeska Gert, 1892-1978, Carola Neher, 1900-1942, Reinhold Schünzel, 1886-1954 and Lotte Lenya, 1900-1981 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1931, originally published 1931), 1 hour 51 mins
The sly melodies of composer Kurt Weill and the daring of dramatist Bertolt Brecht come together on-screen under the direction of German auteur G. W. Pabst (Pandora’s Box) in this classic adaptation of the Weimar-era theatrical sensation. Set in the impoverished back alleys of Victorian London, The Threepenny Op...
directed by Georg Wilhelm Pabst, 1885-1967; designed by Max Pretzfelder, 1888-; produced by Seymour Nebenzal, 1899-1961, Tobis Filmkunst and Nero-Film AG; performed by Ernst Busch, 1900-1980, Hermann Thimig, 1890-1982, Fritz Rasp, 1891-1936, Valeska Gert, 1892-1978, Carola Neher, 1900-1942, Reinhold Schünzel, 1886-1954 and Lotte Lenya, 1900-1981 (New York, NY: Janus Films, 1931, originally published 1931), 1 hour 51 mins
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