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Taxi zum Klo

Author: Frank RipplohHorst SchierLaurens StraubBernd BroaderupMagdalena MontezumaAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : QC Cinema ; Philadelphia, PA : Distributed by Breaking Glass Pictures, 2010.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : German : 30th anniversary editonView all editions and formats
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Ripploh's semi-autobiographical snapshot of the life of a gay schoolteacher captures an unyielding vision of gay culture in 1981 West Berlin. Through his gritty portrayal of a dual lifestyle, one that combines daily lesson plans and nightly hookups in public bathrooms, Ripploh laid bare the dark secrets of the closeted lifestyle and contributed to the birth of a new genre. A pivotal piece of cinematic history that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Fiction films
Gay erotic films
Autobiographical films
Comedy films
Independent films
Drama
Biography Drama
Named Person: Frank Ripploh; Frank Ripploh
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Ripploh; Horst Schier; Laurens Straub; Bernd Broaderup; Magdalena Montezuma; Gitte Lederer; Pro-Fun Media (Firm); QC Cinema (Firm); Breaking Glass Pictures (Firm)
OCLC Number: 696427949
Language Note: German dialogue; English subtitles.
Notes: Title from container.
"Complete remastered director's cut."
Originally produced as motion picture in 1981.
Special features: interview with director Frank Ripploh ; pictures & video of the 'Max-Ophüls-Preis' film prize celebration ; Frank Ripploh's illustrated idea album ; international press clippings ; written interviews with Frank Ripploh ; original press kit ; original & French trailers ; production stills.
Credits: Cinematographers, Horst Schier ; editors Gela-Marina Runne, Mathias von Gunten ; original music, Hans Wittstatt.
Cast: Bernd Broaderup, Magdalena Montezuma, Gitte Lederer, Hans-Gero Mertens, Tabea Blumensschein, Frank Ripploh.
Description: 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, 16x9 anamorphic widescreen, DVD9, Dolby digital 2.0 stereo.
Responsibility: Pro-Fun Media presents a film by Frank Ripploh ; producers, Frank Ripploh, Horst Schier, Laurens Straub ; writer and director, Frank Ripploh.

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Ripploh's semi-autobiographical snapshot of the life of a gay schoolteacher captures an unyielding vision of gay culture in 1981 West Berlin. Through his gritty portrayal of a dual lifestyle, one that combines daily lesson plans and nightly hookups in public bathrooms, Ripploh laid bare the dark secrets of the closeted lifestyle and contributed to the birth of a new genre. A pivotal piece of cinematic history that shows how much the modern gay mainstream has evolved.

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