The Marriage of Maria Braun

How far would you go for the one you love? Rainer Werner Fassbinder looks at one woman’s unconditional love for her husband, and her determination to build a better life following the collapse of Nazi Germany in his 1979 film The Marriage of Maria Braun. 326 more words


FREEZE FRAME: Explore how the representation of urban environments contributes to the key themes of 'Chungking Express' (1994)

Wong Kar Wai’s ‘fast and loose’ piece Chungking Express (1994) is set in the heart of Hong Kong during the transitional period of the change over from a British-owned colonial state sovereignty to that of Chinese rule. 1,060 more words


All about my mother (1999)

Written and Directed by – Pedro Almodóvar

Opening in Madrid, it is a story of a single mother who loses her teenage son to a car accident and in grief, leaves the city for her hometown, Barcelona. 107 more words

World Cinema