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The American friend

Author: Wim Wenders; Dennis Hopper; Bruno Ganz; Lisa Kreuzer
Publisher: Carmel, Calif. : Pacific Arts Video Records, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Secondary (senior high) school   Visual material : GermanView all editions and formats
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Story about a Hamburg picture framer who is perfectly ordinary except that he is suffering from a rare and fatal blood disease. His peace and sanity are upset when an insistent Frenchman offers him money to assassinate a Mafia figure in Paris.
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Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Wim Wenders; Dennis Hopper; Bruno Ganz; Lisa Kreuzer
OCLC Number: 19486899
Notes: German with English subtitles.
Originally released in 1977 as a motion picture.
Credits: Written by Wim Wenders; photography, Robby Muller; music, Jurgen Knieper.
Cast: Dennis Hopper, Bruno Ganz, Lisa Kreuzer, Gerard Blain.
Target Audience: Secondary through adult.
Description: 1 videocassette (127 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: American friend (Motion Picture)
Responsibility: Weltbertreib Filmverlag der Autoren ; directed by Wim Wenders.

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Story about a Hamburg picture framer who is perfectly ordinary except that he is suffering from a rare and fatal blood disease. His peace and sanity are upset when an insistent Frenchman offers him money to assassinate a Mafia figure in Paris.

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