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Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation

Overview
Works: 73 works in 156 publications in 3 languages and 5,748 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Fiction  Melodrama  Gangster films  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Motion pictures 
Roles: Producer, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works by Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation
Angst essen Seele auf Ali, fear eats the soul by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in German and held by 802 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Berlin Alexanderplatz einen film in 13 teilen und einem epilog ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After spending four years in prison for killing his girlfriend, lumbering man-child Franz Biberkopf is finally released back into society. He wants to stay honest now he has left jail, but it is tough in the Alexanderplatz section of Berlin. After failing to succeed in several 'regular' jobs, he falls in with some old cohorts and an on-again, off-again association with thugs. Post-war society is crumbling, and it appears that nothing will bring it back. Originally made for television, Berlin Alexanderplatz is a prototype for the modern long-form drama, grandfather to Tony and the Sopranos
The BRD trilogy Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, Lola by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in German and English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1978 Rainer Werner Fassbinder embarked upon a project to trace the history of postwar Germany in a series of films told through the eyes of 3 remarkable women. The 3 films would garner him the international acclaim for which he had always yearned and place his name foremost in the canon of New German Cinema
Welt am Draht World on a wire ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in German and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The noir-spiked tale of a reluctant action hero, a cybernetics engineer who uncovers a massive corporate conspiracy substituting simulations for reality
The Marriage of Maria Braun by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
11 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in German and Multiple languages and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Maria marries Hermann Braun the night before he is shipped to the Russian front. Eventually she receives word that he has been killed so she takes a job as a barmaid in a cafe that caters to American soldiers. As she begins rebuilding her life, she finds herself selling her soul in order to achieve financial success, much the same way Fassbinder saw post-WWII Germany"--Container
Die Bitteren Tränen der Petra von Kant ein Krankheitsfall gewidmet dem, der hier Marlene wurde ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Petra von Kant is a successful fashion designer who carries on a melodrama of erotic attractions with two other women in her claustrophobic apartment
Faustrecht der Freiheit Fox and his friends by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in German and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fassbinder directs and stars as a gay lower-class carnival performer known as Fox the Talking Head, who strikes it rich by winning a lottery. Then he has an ill-fated romance with an elegant upperclass lover
Händler der vier Jahreszeiten The merchant of four seasons by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in German and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hans, a fruit peddler, watches his unexceptional life disintegrate. Seduced and rejected to the point of a nervous breakdown, Hans drinks himself to death as he toasts his loved ones at the dinner table
Effi Briest, oder, Viele die eine Ahnung haben von ihren Möglichkeiten und ihren Bedürfnissen und trotzdem das herrschende System in ihrem Kopf akzeptieren durch ihre Taten und es somit festigen und durchaus bestätigen by Theodor Fontane ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in German and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Trata sobre el estricto código moral de los prusianos durante los tiempos de Bismarck. Effi Briest es una joven que se casa con un hombre mayor que ella, el Baron von Instetten. Tras unos años en los que la pareja vive feliz, la amistad de ella con el Mayor Crampas supondrá un conflicto ético que concluirá con un duelo entre el marido ofendido y el supuesto amante."
Katzelmacher by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in German and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the lives of an aimless assortment of friends who spend their days outside their Munich apartment smoking cigarettes, drinking coffee and sleeping with each other. Their lives begin to change when a Greek immigrant moves in and begins to evoke reactions of jealousy and violence among the group
Der Amerikanische Soldat by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in German and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fassbinder's homage to American gangster movies. Ricky, i professional killer, is hired by 3 Munich policemen upon his return to Germany from America. He visits family, meets up with friends, and drops by old haunts, all the while carrying out his kills without hesitation of emotion. Upon completion of all his assignments, Ricky finds himself in a shoo-out with the cops who hired him
Die Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss Veronika Voss by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in German and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Once the toast of Germany, Veronika Voss had allegedly been an intimate of Joseph Gobbels. Playing to an increasingly diminishing fan following, Veronika turns to drugs to cushion her against the cruelties of life. Her self-destruction is accelerated by her Dr. Katz, who plys Veronika with morphine in order to gain control of the actress's money and property. A well-meaning sportswriter tries to save Veronika from herself, sacrificing his own personal happiness - and the life of his girlfriend Cornelia Froeboess - in the process. Allegedly an amalgam of several true stories, Veronika Voss is the second of Fassbinder's "postwar trilogy" (the others are The Marriage of Maria Braun and Lola)
Warnung vor einer heiligen Nutte by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a Spanish coastal hotel, the cast and crew of a film wait for the director, the star and the production money. When the director finally arrives he makes life miserable for everyone. The group is left to petty bickering, attempts at amusement and desperate contacts to make it through the filming of the movie
Liebe ist kälter als der Tod by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Franz, a small-time pimp from Berlin, strikes up a friendship with Bruno, another criminal recruit. Despite their persuasive methods, Franz refuses to join the organization. Instead, he teams with Bruno on a small wave of shoplifting and murder. But Franz's prostitute girlfriend is distrustful of the gangster -- and when Bruno begins planning a bank robbery, she makes some arrangements of her own
Rainer Werner Fassbinder : Dichter, Schauspieler, Filmemacher : Werkschau 28.5-19.7.1992 ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mutter Küsters fahrt zum Himmel Mother Küsters goes to heaven by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in German and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A factory worker goes berserk one day killing the boss' son and then throwing himself into the machinery. Trying to clear her husband's name, the murderer's widow finds journalists and left-wing activists eager to make use of her notoriety
Die dritte generation The third generation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An inept group of middle-class German radicals plot to kidnap the director of a multinational company. Their position is compromised by the arrival of two mysterious strangers, yet still they persist with their controversial strategy
Chinesisches Roulette Chinese roulette ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Una pareja rica, con una hija Angela, una adolescente jóven que anda con muletas, dice el uno al otro que ellos son desconectados para el fin de semana ocuparsen en sus negocios
Rio das Mortes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Two friends decide to leave Germany in search of a treasure they believe to be hidden in the Rio das Mortes area of Peru. However, the fiance of one of the friends threatens to shoot them both if they embark on this childish adventure."--Container
Götter der Pest by Rainer Werner Fassbinder ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A handsome ex-con divides his affections between two women and a close male friend while descending back into the criminal underworld
 
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