The life and the impact of iconic German New Wave director, Rainer Werner Fassbinder.

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Oskar Roehler

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Klaus Richter (screenplay), Klaus Richter (story) | 1 more credit »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Oliver Masucci ... Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Hary Prinz ... Kurt Raab
Katja Riemann ... Gudrun
Felix Hellmann Felix Hellmann ... Harry Baer
Anton Rattinger Anton Rattinger ... Britta
Erdal Yildiz ... El Hedi ben Salem
Markus Hering Markus Hering ... Peer Raben
Michael Klammer ... Günther Kaufmann
Frida-Lovisa Hamann Frida-Lovisa Hamann ... Martha (as Frida Lovisa Hamann)
Jochen Schropp ... Armin Meier
Lucas Gregorowicz Lucas Gregorowicz ... Ulli Lommel
Simon Böer ... Mike / Michael Ballhaus
Antoine Monot Jr. ... Peter Berling
Désirée Nick ... Bärbel / Barbara Valentin
Michael Ostrowski ... Peter Chatel
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The life and the impact of iconic German New Wave director, Rainer Werner Fassbinder.

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Biography | Drama

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Trivia

Eva Mattes, who is playing Brigitte Mira in this movie, was also performing in a few movies by Rainer Werner Fassbinder back in the 1970s, including In a Year with 13 Moons (1978), Effi Briest (1974) and The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant (1972). See more »

Goofs

Rainer Werner Fassbinder said that he met El Hedi ben Salem in a sauna in the Rue Belgrand. In real life the sauna where they met was in the Rue Saint-Honore. See more »

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Kurt Raab: Are you only gay?
Rainer Werner Fassbinder: I am a lot of things. But mainly gay. And I am into gastarbeiter.
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Crazy Credits

A news report is heard in the background during the closing credits. See more »

Connections

References Jane Is Jane Forever (1977) See more »

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Sometimes the title says it all. 1* out of 10*
12 October 2020 | by velvet_zooSee all my reviews

In this case, it is half of the title that says it all. To be exact, it is the second half of the title. Shallow parody about the life of an overrated film director who would not make ends meet today. His abusive nature would get him off any gig immediately. Unwatchable, almost like most of his original films today.


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Germany

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German | French | English

Release Date:

1 October 2020 (Germany) See more »

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$2,326
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