Klaus Löwitsch

Born: 6 April 1936, Berlin
Died: 3 December 2002, Munich

Highlighted works

  • WELT AM DRAHT

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

  • 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.

  • PIONIERE IN INGOLSTADT

    A newly arrived army regiment makes a big impression on the sexually frustrated women of a Bavarian town.

  • DESPAIR

    Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s first film in English was brilliantly adapted by Tom Stoppard from Vladimir Nabokov’s novel set in 1930s Berlin.

  • HÄNDLER DER VIER JAHRESZEITEN

    This heart-rending tale was Fassbinder’s first venture into popular melodrama.

  • FAUSTRECHT DER FREIHEIT

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

  • ACHT STUNDEN SIND KEIN TAG

    Fassbinder’s controversial five-part TV soap opera.

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