Brigitte Mira

Born: 20 April 1915, Hamburg
Died: 8 March 2005, Berlin

Highlighted works

  • MUTTER KÜSTERS FAHRT ZUM HIMMEL

    The wife of a factory worker gone murderously berserk finds herself hounded and exploited.

  • Fear Eats the Soul

    Fear Eats the Soul

    Fassbinder’s international breakthrough is an unconventional love story with devastating emotional power.

  • ANGST VOR DER ANGST

    Overcome by anxiety, a middle-class wife and mother struggles to conform.

  • CHINESISCHES ROULETTE

    A bitter young girl brings her emotionally estranged parents together in Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s gothic psychodrama.

  • FAUSTRECHT DER FREIHEIT

    In this funny and sad tale, Fox wins the lottery and falls in love with ‘posh and prissy’ Eugen.

  • Satansbraten

    Black comedy about a left-wing poet which skewers the cult of the charismatic artist.

  • Lili Marleen

    Set in the Third Reich, this forbidden love story focuses on recording star Willie Bunterberg.

  • ACHT STUNDEN SIND KEIN TAG

    Fassbinder’s controversial five-part TV soap opera.

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