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3.6
646 Ratings

Love Is Colder Than Death

Liebe ist kälter als der Tod

West Germany, 1969
Drama, Crime, Romance

Synopsis

For his debut, Fassbinder fashioned an acerbic, unorthodox crime drama about a love triangle involving the small-time pimp Franz (Fassbinder), his gangster friend Bruno (Ulli Lommel), and Franz’s prostitute girlfriend, Joanna (future Fassbinder mainstay Hanna Schygulla).

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Love Is Colder Than Death Directed by Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Awards & Festivals

German Film Awards

1970 | 2 wins including: Best Performance by an Ensemble (Gold)

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