She has trouble adjusting to life in a new society and becomes her employer's mistress, but leaves when she is wrongly accused of theft. DVD 8160; vhs 919 Two feature films and six shorts created by the noted German producer and director Alexander Kluge. Gelegenheitsarbeit einer Sklavin / Part-time Work of a Domestic Slave / starring Alexandra Kluge (87 min.), 1973 -- Lehrer im Wandel (11 min.), 1963 -- Sam remembers Papa Kong (1 min.), 2006.
She becomes a wandering gypsy, confused and unable to deal with either the communist regime or a free-market economy. Abschied von gestern (Yesterday Girl): tells the story of a young East German woman who comes to West Germany in hopes of a better life.
Vermischte Nachrichten (Miscellaneous news): This drama strings together vignettes of events taken from everyday newspaper headlines. A Moroccan immigrant in Munich comes up against social and racial prejudice when he marries a sixty-year-old charwoman. A pregnant middle-class housewife, living an ideal, comfortable life, begins to experience moments of uncontrollable undirected fear. After giving birth, she turns to drugs and alcohol, but nothing seems to alleviate her tempestuous nerves. Eva, a loyal wife and mother, has her life turned upside-down by a fling with Tomasz. A comic satirical science-fiction film, as much as a document of a rather short period of Austrian history, namely the ten years from 1945 to 1955 when the four occupying powers were here.
Germans are shown in their reactions to World War II, minorities, and the elderly. Josef Bloch, a suspended soccer player, picks up a girl in Vienna, strangles her, and escapes to a small town where he passively waits, reading newspaper accounts of the police dragnet that is slowly closing in on him. The film takes a look into the future year 2000 where some things changed radically but most things are just the same as they were. Local Stories and Global Concerns in Yüksel Yavuz's Aprilkinder and Kleine Freiheit." The German Quarterly Volume 82 Issue 1, Pages 90 - 108 UC users only Two feature films and four shorts created by the noted German producer and director Alexander Kluge. Die Artisten in der Zirkuskuppel: ratlos = Artists in the big top: Perplexed (100 min), 1968 -- Hinrichtung eines Elefanten (15 min.), 2000 -- 5 Stunden Parsifal (1 min.), 1998 -- Disc 2.
Hasse, Gustav Knuth, Hans Christian Blech, Peter Carsten, Mario Adorf, Emmerich Schrenk.
Ricky carries out his assignments without knowledge or emotion and the final shoot-out is one of the most startling of Fassbinder's off-beat endings. Originally produced as Das dritte Geschlecht (The third sex) the German FSK wouldn't let the finished film pass so Arca re-cut the film, shot new scenes, re-dubbed others and changed the film's title so the film could be distributed. "Different from the Other(s): German Youth and the Threat of Homosexual Seduction." In: Youth culture in global cinema / edited by Timothy Shary and Alexandra Seibel. (Full text available online [UCB users only]; Print: Main (Gardner) Stacks PN1995.9.
These noir-styled films concern a jealous concert pianist who murders his wife's lover and then frames an innocent taxi driver for the crime.
Based on the book Ich war Jack Mortimer by Alexander Lernet-Holenia.84 min; 86 min. Cast: Alexandra Kluge, Gunther Mack, Eva Maria Meinecke, Hans Korte, Josef Kreindl, Alfred Edel Recognized as a cultural icon of the sixties in West Germany, this film tells the story of a young East German woman who comes to West Germany in hopes of a better life. Abschied von gestern / Yesterday Girl / starring Alexandra Kluge (84 min.), 1966 -- Nachricht vom Filmfestival in Venedig 1966 / News from the 1966 Venice Film Festival (1 min.), 1966 -- Brutalitat in Stein / Brutality in Stone (11 min.), 1961 -- Ein Liebesversuch / An Experiment in Love (13 min.), 1998 -- An Vertov / For Vertov (1 min.), 1998 -- Disc 2.
The plot concerns Klaus, a young man in post-war Berlin who is drawn to his friend Manfred and, under the encouragement of their acquaintance Dr. Y) Nikolaus Geyrhalter's first full-length documentary, focuses on a place called "Friedhof der Namenlosen" (The Cementary of Unknown Dead), a place, where all those nameless suicides, washed ashore on the Danube-riverbanks have been buried. DVD 7738 Two feature films and seven shorts created by the noted German producer and director Alexander Kluge. Der Angriff der Gegenwart auf die ubrige Zeit = The blind director (106 min), 1985 -- Blinde Liebe: Gesprach mit Jean-Luc Godard (24 min.), 2001 -- 16 Minutenfilme (17 min.), 1970 -- Zwischen Mitternacht und der vierten Nachtstunde (1 min.), 2006 -- Disc 2. 1872, wird gefilmt (13 min.), 1967 -- Ein Arzt aus Halberstadt (29 min.), 1970 -- Besitzburgerin, Jahrgang 1908 (11 min.), 1973 --Nach jedem Untergang kommt ein Dampfer (1 min.), 2006.
Winkler, explores the underground world of gay clubs and electronic music. The film gets the old grave-digger and other people talking about their lives alongside the river and creates a very special athmosphere: you almost get to sense the fog and the dampness of the Danube-meadows. Vermischte Nachrichten = Miscellaneous news (96 min.), 1986 -- Frau Blackburn, geb. Cast (Blind director): Jutta Hoffmann, Armin Mueller-Stahl ; (Miscellaneous news): Marita Breuer, Rosel Zech.