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Fear of Fear

Angst vor der Angst

West Germany, 1975


Margot, who lives in a comfortable middle class apartment, fears that she is losing her mind after having had her second child. Her husband Kurt, who is busy studying for an exam, does not understand her situation. She resorts to valium and drink, and looks for sympathy, but to no avail.

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Fear of Fear Directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Awards & Festivals

German Film Awards

1977 | Nominee: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Gold)

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