The Merchant of Four Seasons

The Merchant of Four Seasons


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Official Release Date  May 26, 2015
Starring  Hans Hirschmüller, Irm Hermann, Hanna Schygulla, Gusti Kreissl, Klaus Lowitsch
Director  Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Screen Format  Widescreen
Video Format  1.37:1
Audio  LPCM Mono
Language  German
Subtitles  English
Year  1971
Running Time  88 Minutes
Genre  Drama
Version  US
PAX-Code PAX0006851204
Item Code  0715515146616

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New German Cinema icon Rainer Werner Fassbinder kicked off a new phase of his young career when he made the startling The Merchant of Four Seasons. In this despairing yet mordantly funny film, Fassbinder charts the decline of a self-destructive former policeman and war veteran struggling to make ends meet for his family by working as a fruit vendor. Fassbinder had skyrocketed to renown on the acclaim of a series of trenchant, quickly made early films, but for this one he took more time and forged a new style—featuring a more complexly woven script and narrative structure and more sophisticated use of the camera, and influenced by the work of his recently discovered idol, Douglas Sirk. The result is a meticulously made, unforgiving social satire.

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