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Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation

Overview
Works: 91 works in 240 publications in 3 languages and 7,140 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Crime films  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Comedy films  Fiction  Gangster films 
Roles: Producer, Director, Other
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 )

18 editions published between 2003 and 2015 in German and English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lonely widow meets a much younger Arab worker in a bar during a rainstorm. They fall in love, to their own surprise, and to the outright shock of their families, colleagues, and drinking buddies
Berlin Alexanderplatz : einen film in 13 teilen und einem epilog by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in German and held by 527 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 Originally made for television, Berlin Alexanderplatz is a prototype for the modern long-form drama, grandfather to Tony and the Sopranos
Die Bitteren Tränen der Petra von Kant : ein Krankheitsfall gewidmet dem, der hier Marlene wurde by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

14 editions published between 1972 and 2015 in German and English and held by 513 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
Händler der vier Jahreszeiten = The merchant of four seasons by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

10 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in German and held by 447 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
The BRD trilogy : Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, Lola( Visual )

5 editions published in 2003 in German and English and held by 436 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
Faustrecht der Freiheit by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in German and English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disreputable carnival worker hits it big via the lottery and, with his new money, gets some nice new friends--until a scheming lover steps in with less-than-honorable designs on that money
Die Ehe der Maria Braun = The Marriage of Maria Braun by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

14 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in German and Multiple languages and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Als Maria und Herrmann Braun im vierten Jahr des Zweiten Weltkriegs in einer hastigen Zeremonie getraut werden, verbringen sie nur einen halben Tag und eine Nacht zusammen, bevor Herrmann an die Ostfront zurück muss. Bei Kriegsende gilt er als vermisst. In einer Bar, die für Deutsche "off limits" ist, lernt Maria den Afroamerikaner Bill kennen. Ein Heimkehrer bringt ihr die Nachricht von Herrmanns Tod. Doch eines Tages steht der Totgesagte vor der Tür. Als er Maria in Bills Armen findet, schlägt er auf sie ein. Bill versucht einzugreifen. Maria erträgt Herrmanns demütigende Situation nicht und schlägt Bill mit einer Flasche nieder. Vor Gericht übernimmt Herrmann die Schuld am Tod des amerikanischen Soldaten, und während er im Gefängnis sitzt, versucht Maria für das spätere gemeinsame Leben zu sorgen. Sie lernt den Industriellen Karl Oswald kennen und wird auf ihre Weise Teil des wirtschaftlichen Aufstiegs der BRD
Katzelmacher by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in German and held by 285 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
Liebe ist kälter als der Tod by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in German and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fassbinder's debut feature depicts a chilly love triangle between a minor-league hood, his girl, and a career criminal
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 )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in German and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Effi Briest is a radiant beauty, a vivacious blend of naivete and intelligence, forthrightness and willful self interest. She is married when very young to a much older Prussian diplomat and carried away to a remote Baltic port where she drifts into a brief, passionless affair with a local womanizer. The full effects are felt only later, in a chilling manifestation of the Prussian legal code
Warnung vor einer heiligen Nutte by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creation is chaos in this dramatization of the neuroses rampant on a movie set, inspired by Fassbinder and his crew's own experiences
Die Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss = Veronika Voss by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in German and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

München, 1955: Die Film-Diva Veronika Voss, ein grosser Star der UFA-Zeit, einst angebliche Geliebte von Goebbels, hat ihre besten Zeiten hinter sich. In der BRD der Nachkriegszeit beginnt ihr Stern zu sinken, die Rollen bleiben aus. Einsam und drogenabhängig lebt sie im Sanatorium der Ärztin Dr. Katz. Doch die vermeintliche Wohltäterin ist ein Todesengel: Dr. Katz hält ihre Patientin gezielt morphiumabhängig, um sie sich gefügig zu machen und an das Vermögen der Diva zu kommen. Als Sportjournalist Robert Krohn Veronika kennen und lieben lernt, beschliesst er, sie aus den Fängen Dr. Katz' und ihrer Helferinnen zu berfreien. Doch will sich Veronika retten lassen?
Lola by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

3 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Part of Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The Entire History of the German Federal Republic trilogy. Lola, a seductive cabaret singer and dancer in the 1950s, is romantically involved with Von Bohm, a morally upright building inspector. Recently appointed Building Commissioner, Von Bohm is committed to eradicating corruption. Consequently, he's given quite a shock when he is called into inspect the brothel where Lola works and discovers her there. With that, Von Bohm is left to question whether he is more loyal to the woman he loves so passionately or the career he believes in so strongly. The other entries in the trilogy are Veronika Voss and The Marriage of Maria Braun
Rainer Werner Fassbinder : Dichter, Schauspieler, Filmemacher : Werkschau 28.5-19.7.1992 by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Book )

8 editions published in 1992 in German and Undetermined and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mutter Küsters fahrt zum Himmel = Mother Küsters goes to heaven by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in German and held by 143 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 journeys through ludicrous arenas of yellow journalism and left-wing politics
Die dritte Generation = The third generation by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in German and held by 129 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
Götter der Pest by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

2 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in German and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El tercer rasgo de Fassbinder sobre la generación alienada, sin objeto de la posguerra en Munich. Una cantante de club de noche, cuyo novio es un criminal se ha ido de ella por otra mujer, lo cual hace que ella lo traicione con un detective de policía
Chinesisches Roulette = Chinese roulette by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in German and held by 116 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
 
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The BRD trilogy : Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, LolaDie Ehe der Maria Braun = The Marriage of Maria BraunDie Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss = Veronika VossLola
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The BRD trilogy : Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, LolaDie Ehe der Maria Braun = The Marriage of Maria BraunDie Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss = Veronika VossLola