Ali : Fear Eats the Soul

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Ali: Fear Eats the Soul

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Ali : Fear Eats the Soul

Release Date: June 05, 1974

Year    :   1974
Slogan    :   «»
Genres    :   Romance, Drama
Production Companies    :   Tango Film, Filmverlag der Autoren
Director    :   Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Producers    :   Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Writers    :   Rainer Werner Fassbinder
RunTime    :   93 mins.
Budget    :   130000

Emmi Kurowski, a cleaning lady, is lonely in her old age. Her husband died years ago, and her grown children offer little companionship. One night she goes to a bar frequented by Arab immigrants and strikes up a friendship with middle-aged mechanic Ali. Their relationship soon develops into something more, and Emmi's family and neighbors criticize their spontaneous marriage. Soon Emmi and Ali are forced to confront their own insecurities about their future.

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