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Fassbinder Hommage at next Mannheim-Heidelberg Fest

Nine films for eternity – Hommage to Rainer Werner Fassbinder at
the 54th International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg taking place from 17 to 26 November 2005

The 54th International Filmfestival Mannheim-Heidelberg dedicates this
year’s hommage to one of the rare superstars of German cinema,
Rainer Werner Fassbinder. He died in 1982. But still there is no
discussion about German film that doesn’t start with him and also ends
with a reference to his work. He showed his first films in Mannheim and
also the festival’s award for the most innovative film was named after
„Not only for this reason but because we think that his work is more
contemporary than ever we dedicate the hommage to Fassbinder and
will commemorate him during a gala“, says Dr. Michael Koetz, director of
the festival. „Our look on his work, mostly unknown early pieces, shall
not be a look back but a look at his heritage – and therefore into the
During a festive gala on November 19, 2005 several young German
actors will pay their respects to the director who would have celebrated
his 60th birthday on May 31. Among them are Robert Stadlober
(„Crazy“, „Sonnenallee“) and Fabian Busch („SommerHundeSöhne“).
They will read from the book „Im Land des Apfelbaums“, a collection of
peoms and prose that 16-year-old Fassbinder wrote in Cologne.
The festival will also present a series of Fassbinder’s less known master
pieces, among them „Chinesisches Roulette“, „Satansbraten“, „Der
Amerikanische Soldat“ and others.


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