A Companion to Rainer Werner Fassbinder (Wiley Blackwell by Brigitte Peucker

By Brigitte Peucker

A significant other to Rainer Werner Fassbinder is the 1st of its sort to have interaction with this significant determine. Twenty-eight essays through a global staff of students give some thought to this debatable director's contribution to German cinema, German heritage, gender stories, and auteurship.

  • A clean number of unique examine offering assorted views on Fassbinder’s paintings in movies, tv, poetry, and underground theatre.
  • Rainer Werner Fassbinder is still the preeminent filmmaker of the hot German Cinema whose short yet prolific physique of labor spans from the latter half the Sixties to the artist’s dying in 1982.
  • Interrogates Fassbinder’s impression at the seminal rules of his time: auteurship, id, race, queer experiences, and the cataclysmic occasions of German 20th century history
  • Contributions from the world over assorted students focusing on movie, tradition, and German studies.
  • Includes insurance of his key motion pictures together with: Gods of the Plague (1970), Beware of a Holy Whore (1971), The sour Tears of Petra von Kant (1972), Martha (1973) (TV), World on a Wire (1973), Effi Briest (1974), Ali: worry Eats the Soul (1974), Fox and His Friends (1975),  Fear of Fear (1975), Chinese Roulette (1976), In a 12 months With thirteen Moons (1978), Despair (1978), The 3rd Generation (1979), Berlin Alexanderplatz (1980) (TV), and Querelle (1982).

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