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The Marriage of Maria Braun
The Marriage of Maria Braun

The Marriage of Maria Braun 1978

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The Marriage of Maria Braun 1978 15

120 mins Federal Republic of Germany Director. Rainer Werner Fassbinder

With a blazing star performance from Hanna Schygulla in the title role, this was the greatest critical and commercial success of Fassbinder’s career, and was the ‘German Hollywood film’ he’d longed to make. It’s the ‘everywoman’ tale of Maria Braun, whose marriage lasts less than one day before her husband is sent to the front. When he fails to return in 1945, she struggles to rebuild her life in the terrible aftermath of WWII.

Directed by

Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Featuring

Klaus Löwitsch

Hanna Schygulla

Genres

Drama

Collection

Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Certificate

15 Contains strong language and moderate sex

Released

1978

Country

Federal Republic of Germany

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