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Berlin Alexanderplatz (TV Series)

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Original title
Berlin Alexanderplatz (TV Series)
Running time
939 min.
Germany - West Germany (FRG) Germany - West Germany (FRG)
Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Alfred Döblin (Novel: Alfred Döblin)
Peer Raben
Xaver Schwarzenberger
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Co-production Germany - West Germany (FRG)-Germany-Italy; Bavaria Film / Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR) / RAI
TV Series. Drama | 1920s
Synopsis / Plot
TV Series (1980). 14 episodes. This film, which is basically the longest narrative film ever made, is a 15-1/2 hour episodic exploration of the character of Franz Biberkopf, "hero" of Alfred Döblin's acclaimed novel, as well as the Alexanderplatz area of Berlin that he inhabits. Franz is an ex-convict that when released into the day's cruel and indifferent society slowly loses his mind. Set in Berlin in the 1920's.
1983: New York Film Critics Circle: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
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