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Ali: Fear Eats the Soul (1974)

Genre : Romance, Drama

Runtime : 1H 33M

Director : Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Synopsis

Emmi Kurowski, a cleaning lady, is lonely in her old age. Her husband died years ago, and her grown children offer little companionship. One night she goes to a bar frequented by Arab immigrants and strikes up a friendship with middle-aged mechanic Ali. Their relationship soon develops into something more, and Emmi's family and neighbors criticize their spontaneous marriage. Soon Emmi and Ali are forced to confront their own insecurities about their future.

Actors

Brigitte Mira
Brigitte Mira
Emmi Kurowski
El Hedi ben Salem
El Hedi ben Salem
Ali
Irm Hermann
Irm Hermann
Krista
Barbara Valentin
Barbara Valentin
Barbara
Elma Karlowa
Elma Karlowa
Mrs. Kargus
Anita Bucher
Anita Bucher
Mrs. Ellis
Gusti Kreissl
Gusti Kreissl
Paula
Doris Mattes
Doris Mattes
Mrs. Angermayer
Margit Symo
Margit Symo
Hedwig
Katharina Herberg
Katharina Herberg
Bardame
Lilo Pempeit
Lilo Pempeit
Mrs. Munchmeyer
Walter Sedlmayr
Walter Sedlmayr
Mr. Angermayer
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Eugen
Karl Scheydt
Karl Scheydt
Albert
Peter Gauhe
Peter Gauhe
Bruno
Marquard Bohm
Marquard Bohm
Gruber
Hark Bohm
Hark Bohm
Doctor
Kurt Raab
Kurt Raab
Car mechanic

Crews

Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Director
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Producer
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Author
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Original Music Composer
Jürgen Jürges
Jürgen Jürges
Director of Photography
Fritz Müller-Scherz
Fritz Müller-Scherz
Sound Designer
Thea Eymèsz
Thea Eymèsz
Editor
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Production Design
Peter Gauhe
Peter Gauhe
Still Photographer

Trailers and other movies

Ali: Fear Eats the Soul | Trailer [HD]

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