About the film
Fassbinder in Hollywood
Release Date: July 02, 2002
|Production Companies||:||Crossed Arrows, Fiction FACTory Filmproduktion, LaVida Publishing Inc.|
|Producers||:||Françoise Ettel, Thomas Sessner|
|Writers||:||Ulli Lommel, Robert Fischer|
Though he never actually worked in Hollywood, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, who died in 1982 at the age of 36, was influenced greatly by Amercian studio films of the 1950s and the convention of melodrama (the link most often mentioned is Douglas Sirk).