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Händler der vier Jahreszeiten [videorecording] = Merchant of the four seasons / Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation presents ; Tangofilm Produktion, Nummer Eins ; Produktionsleitung, Ingrid Fassbinder ; Buch u. Regie, Rainer Werner Fassbinder.

Publication:
New York, NY : Wellspring Media, Inc., c2002.
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Edition:
Masterworks ed.
Series:
Films of Rainer Werner Fassbinder
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Other Title:
Merchant of the four seasons
Subjects:
Families -- Drama.
Peddlers and peddling -- Drama.
Merchants -- Drama.
Motion pictures, German.
Form/Genre:
Feature films.
Language:
In German with optional English subtitles; menus and special features in English.
System Details:
DVD ; Dolby digital mono. or 5.1 surround.
Summary:
"[T]ells the story of Hans, a street fruit peddler and born-loser. His choice of career upsets his bourgeois family, causing him to turn to drinking and violence. After recovering from a debilitating heart attack, his business finally begins to take off. However, the more he becomes a credit to his family, the more depressed he becomes. One sociable day, while toasting his friends and family, he decides to drink himself to death."--Container.
Participant:
Irm Hermann, Hans Hirschmüller, Hanna Schygulla, Klaus Löwitsch, Karl Scheydt, Andrea Schober.
Credits:
Photography, Dietrich Lohmann ; editor, Thea Eymesz.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1972.
Special features: commentary track by Wim Wenders; filmographies for Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Hans Hirschmüller, Hanna Schygulla, Irm Hermann; two documentaries: Life, love & celluloid / producer, writer, director, editor, Juliane Lorenz, and The many women of Fassbinder / directed by Alessandro Colizzi; WWW addresses for sites with information on Fassbiner that can be accessed with a web browser, or as direct links by inserting the DVD into the DVD-ROM drive of a computer.
Contributor:
Fassbinder, Rainer Werner, 1946-1982. , Director,
Caven, Ingrid. , Actor
Hermann, Irm. , Actor
Hirschmüller, Hans. , Actor
Schygulla, Hanna, 1943- , Actor
Rainer Werner Fassbinder Foundation. , Producer
Tango Film Produktion. , Producer
Wellspring Media. , Distributor
Contains:
Life, love & celluloid.
Many women of Fassbinder.
ISBN:
0794201989
OCLC:
50196035
Publisher Number:
720917532523
FLV5325 Wellspring