Ivan Desny

Born: 18 December 1922, Peking
Died: 13 April 2002, Ascona

Highlighted works

  • Die Ehe der Maria Braun

    Hanna Schygulla gives a star performance in Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s film, as a German woman who struggles to rebuild her life after the Second World War.

  • WELT AM DRAHT

    Fassbinder’s two-part TV sci-fi anticipates both Blade Runner and The Matrix.

  • LOLA

    Fantastically vulgar update of The Blue Angel (1930) set in late 1950s West Germany.

  • LOLA MONTÈS

    Ringmaster Peter Ustinov recounts the events of dancer and courtesan Lola Montès’s life.

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