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Ingrid Caven

Ingrid Caven was born on August 3, 1938 in Saarbrücken, Germany as Ingrid Schmidt. She is an actress, known for In a Year with 13 Moons (1978), Mother Küsters Goes to Heaven (1975) and The Merchant of Four Seasons (1972). She was previously married to Rainer Werner Fassbinder. See full bio »

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In a Year with 13 Moons
In a Year with 13 Moons Die rote Zora
The Merchant of Four Seasons
The Merchant of Four Seasons The merchant's great love
Shadow of Angels
Shadow of Angels Lily Brest


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 2016 Belle Dormant (completed)
La méchante fée
 2008 Weitertanzen
Maja Mertens
 2006 Deepfrozen
 1999 Marcel Proust's Time Regained
La Princesse russe
 1995 Silent Night
 1993 My Favorite Season
La femme du bar
 1992 Hors saison
 1988 Tourbillons (TV Mini-Series)
 1987 Devil's Paradise
 1986 L'araignée de satin
Mme de Challens
 1983 The Roaring Fifties
 1982 Krimistunde (TV Series)
 1981 Day of the Idiots
Dr. Laura
 1981 Looping
 1981 Malou
 1980 Narcissus and Psyche
 1979 Café follies: Avec Marcel Amont (TV Movie)
 1978 In a Year with 13 Moons
Die rote Zora
 1978 Despair
Hotel Manager
 1978 Violanta
 1976 Satan's Brew
 1976 A Young Emmanuelle
 1976 Goldflocken
 1976 I Only Want You to Love Me (TV Movie)
 1976 Shadow of Angels
Lily Brest
 1975 Fear of Fear (TV Movie)
 1975 Fox and His Friends
Singer in bar (as Ingrid Carven)
 1975 Playing with Fire
La servante du bordel (as Ingrid Schmidt)
 1974 Mes Petites Amoureuses
La mère
 1974 La Paloma
La Paloma
 1974/I Martha (TV Movie)
 1974 Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (uncredited)
 1973 World on a Wire (TV Movie)
Uschi, secretary
 1973 Zahltag
 1972 Adele Spitzeder (TV Movie)
 1972 The Merchant of Four Seasons
The merchant's great love
 1971 Haytabo (uncredited)
 1971 Beware of a Holy Whore
 1971 Rio das Mortes (TV Movie)
Hannas Kollegin
 1970 The Niklashausen Journey (TV Movie)
Screaming girl
 1970 The American Soldier
 1970 Why Does Herr R. Run Amok?
 1970 Das Kaffeehaus (TV Movie)
 1970 Gods of the Plague
Magdalena Fuller
 1969 Fernes Jamaica (Short)
 1969 Love Is Colder Than Death
Prostituierte (uncredited)
 1965 Frühstück in Rom (Short)
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Ingrid Carven | Ingrid Fassbinder | Ingrid Schmidt

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"The last German star was born in Saarbrücken: part Marlene Dietrich, part Greta Garbo," wrote the French journalist Guy Teisseire in 1974 in relation to Ingrid Caven's interpretation of the main part in Daniel Schmid's "La Paloma". See more »

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