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Corinna Belz – Peter Handke: Bin im Wald. Kann sein, dass ich mich verspäte… AKA Peter Handke: In the Woods, Might Be Late (2016)

Explores the life and work of the Austrian novelist, playwright and political activist, Peter Handke. Read More »

Peter Handke – Die Linkshändige Frau AKA The Left-Handed Woman (1978)


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A woman living in the Paris suburbs struggles with a loveless marriage and apathy toward her family and friends as she spends her days quietly wandering about her house. Austrian playwright and novelist Peter Handke contributed screenplays to a number of films by director Wim Wenders (Wings of Desire, The Goalie’s Anxiety at the Penalty Kick). Here (in a film that Wenders produced), he provides both the scenario (adapting his novel of the same name) and direction for this meditative examination of domestic ennui. Read More »