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Am I Beautiful? (1998)

¿Bin ich schön? (original title)
German people having trouble with love and identity.

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Angelina
Carla Weindler ...
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Julian Messner ...
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Suzanne von Borsody ...
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Oliver Nägele ...
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Dietmar Schönherr ...
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Beatriz Castillón Mateo ...
Marie (jung)
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Lorenza Sophia Zorer ...
Engel
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In this story, which takes place partly in Spain and Germany, several people have trouble with love, affairs, relations and faith. They are all connected by bonds of blood, marriage, profession or experience. Written by Julian Reischl <julianreischl@mac.com>

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Doris Dörrie in a nutshell
29 November 2002 | by (Munich, Germany) – See all my reviews

"Life according to Doris" might be an adequate alternative title to this film. Instead of telling a linear story with a showdown, Dörrie spotlights moments in people's life that tell everything about their past, their present and the world that surrounds them. The way she does it puts her in one line with Jim Jarmusch. As in most of her other films, it is what the characters say and do more than how it is filmed what makes the film. "Bin ich schön?" is the closest any of Dörries's films comes to her remarkable short stories.


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