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Kings of the Road

Im Lauf der Zeit

Directed by Wim Wenders
West Germany, 1976


A traveling projection-equipment mechanic works in Western Germany along the East-German border, visiting worn-out film-theatres. He meets up with a depressed young man whose marriage has just broken up, and the two decide to travel together.

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Kings of the Road Directed by Wim Wenders

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1976 | Winner: FIPRESCI Prize

Toronto International Film Festival


The New York Film Festival


Chicago International Film Festival

1976 | Winner: Best Feature (Gold Hugo)

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