AFS: THE MARRIAGE OF MARIA BRAUN

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Presented by Austin Film Society at AFS Cinema, Austin TX

Jul 26 - 28
AFS: THE MARRIAGE OF MARIA BRAUN

Fassbinder confronts Germany’s ghosts in this story of an upwardly mobile socialite in post-war Germany, the director’s biggest international hit.

Lead actress Hannah Schygulla creates nothing less than a masterpiece in her performance of Maria Braun, a self-made woman who builds a new life out of the rubble of World War II, riding the wave of Germany’s post-war economic growth. Fassbinder was driven to make seen what others refused to look at, and his country’s soul in the post-war period was ripe for the picking. The eager forgetfulness of the immediate past sets the stage for the MARRIAGE OF MARIA BRAUN (1978), which was followed

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Tickets available online or at the door, starting at $9.00 for non-members, Member discounts available.

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AFS Cinema

6226 Middle Fiskeville Road, Austin, TX 78752

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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