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Angst essen Seele auf [videorecording] = Ali, fear eats the soul / Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation ; Tango Film Produktion nummer fünf ; ein film von Rainer Werner Fassbinder.

Other Title:
Ali, fear eats the soul [videorecording]
Edition:
Special ed.
Publication:
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection : Wellspring Media, [distributor], c2003.
Series:
Criterion collection; 198.
Criterion collection ; 198
Format/Description:
Video
2 videodiscs (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.+ booklet ([16] p. ; 19 cm).
Subjects:
Love -- Drama.
Prejudices -- Germany -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Germany -- Drama.
Germany -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Alien labor -- Germany -- Drama.
Motion pictures, German.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Romance films.
Language:
In German with English subtitles.
System Details:
DVD, Dolby Digital
Summary:
Lonely widow Emmi Kurowski meets Arab worker Ali in a bar during a rainstorm. They fall in love--to their own surprise, and to the shock of family, colleagues, and drinking buddies. An emotional power that reflects the ethnic tensions within German society.
Participant:
Brigitte Mira, El Hedi Ben Salem, Barbara Valentin, Irm Hermann, Elma Karlowa, Anita Bucher, Gusti Kreissl, Doris Mattes, Margit Symo.
Credits:
Director of photography, Jürgen Jurges ; editor, Thea Eymèsz.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
Special features: Disc one: original theatrical trailer -- Disc two: introduction by director Todd Haynes; interviews with actress Brigitte Mira and editor Thea Eymesz; short film "Angst isst Seele auf" (2002); from the BBC: "Signs of vigorous life: new German cinema"; excerpt from "The American soldier: featuring Margarethe von Trotta; a 16-page booklet, featuring a new essay by critic Chris Fujiwara and a reprint of Michael Toteberg's introduction to the published screenplay.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1953 Fund.
Contributor:
Fassbinder, Rainer Werner, 1946-1982. , Director,
Mira, Brigitte. , Actor
Ben Salem, El Hedi. , Actor
Valentin, Barbara. , Actor
Hermann, Irm. , Actor
Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation. , Producer
Tango Film Produktion. , Producer
Criterion Collection (Firm) , Distributor
Wellspring Media. , Distributor
Class of 1953 Fund.
ISBN:
1559409398
OCLC:
52479898
Publisher Number:
715515014120
CC1591D Criterion Collection
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