Frank Beck

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Kein Abschied unter dieser Nummer

„SMS für Dich“ im Kino Kein Abschied unter dieser Nummer<p>Von<p>-Aktualisiert am 17.09.2016-10:39<p>Romantische Komödien fürs Kino kommen meist aus Amerika, …

In Love with Lou

Cultural Cross SectionsFrank Beck<i>Was Lou Andreas-Salomé a writer or a muse, a feminist or a femme fatale? A new film by Cordula Kablitz-Post looks at</i> …

Bruno Ganz on His Film In Times of Fading Light From Matti Geschonneck – Variety

Matti Geschonneck’s “In Times of Fading Light,” a multi-generational family drama set in East Berlin weeks before the fall of the Wall, unspooled as …

'In Times of Fading Light' ('In zeiten des abnehmenden lichts'): Film Review | Berlin 2017

Bruno Ganz stars in director Matti Geschonneck's bittersweet literary drama about a family of German Communists caught on the wrong side of …

Film Festivals

'In Times Of Fading Light': Berlin Review

Bruno Ganz plays the Communist patriarch of an East German family as the world starts to crumble around him

‘In the Fade’ (‘Aus dem Nichts’): Film Review | Cannes 2017

Diane Kruger stars in Fatih Akin’s German-language courtroom and revenge drama about a deadly neo-Nazi hate crime.<p>Following the fizzle of his …

‘In the Fade’ Review – Variety

Director:Fatih AkinWith:Diane Kruger, Denis Moschitto, Johannes Krisch, Samia Chancrin, Numan Acar, Ulrich Tukur, Rafael Santana, Hanna Hilsdorf, …

‘In The Fade’ Trailer: Diane Kruger’s Cannes-Winning Performance Steels Germany’s Oscar Submission

Magnolia Pictures has already set a December 27 theatrical release for Fatih Akin’s thriller <i>In the Fade</i>, which earned star Diane Kruger the Best …

‘Beloved Sisters’ Review: Dominik Graf’s Brainy Costume Drama – Variety

With:<p>Hannah Herzsprung, Florian Stetter, Henriette Confurius, Claudia Messner, Ronald Zehrfeld, Maja Maranow, Anne Schafer, Andreas Pietschmann, …

Frantz review: François Ozon's gripping homage to Hitchcock

<b>Dir: François Ozon; Starring: Paula Beer, Pierre Niney, Ernst Stötzner, Marie Gruber, Anton von Lucke, Cyrielle Clair. 12A cert, 114 mins.</b><p>There should really be a medical term for the head-spinning, brink-teetering sense of giddiness felt by film critics when they spot a reference to Alfred …

Frantz

"Internationally renowned auteur François Ozon is best known for films characterized by sharp satirical wit and an intense exploration of both human …

A fragment from Robert Lowell

Christ, let me die at night <br>with a semblance of my senses, <br>like the full moon that fails. <i><br>I'll never forget watching a visibly shaken Joseph Brodsky,</i> …

The heart of a melancholy optimist

Why listen to a pop song in a language you don't know? For the same reasons you might listen to a French or Italian opera: to hear memorable melodies …

What kind of performer was Rilke?

We have audio recordings of Tolstoy and Tennyson--even one of Robert Browning. But no recordings of Rainer Maria Rilke are known to exist, although …

A "genius of inspiration" heads for the screen

Katharina Lorenz as Lou Andreas-Salome and Julius Feldmeier as Rilke<p>Was Lou Andreas-Salome a writer or a muse, a feminist or a femme fatale? Perhaps …

Literature