Thursday, November 8, 2012
One of the most revered yet little-known filmmakers of the New German Cinema, Werner Schroeter had a profound impact on such compatriots as Fassbinder, Herzog and Wenders with his luxurious, operatic odes to ecstasy and excess. Come discover the enthralling works of "one of the truly revolutionary artists of our age" (Hans-Jürgen Syberberg).
The retrospective continues until December 9 and presents 19 films by Schroeter.
Films in Magnificent Obsession: The Films of Werner Schroeter