Film Screening: "Gods of the Plague"
IRIS' 2018 International Film Series
Sunday, November 18, 2018
As part of the Cinematheque's Rainer Werner Fassbinder Series...In this sequel to Love is Colder Than Death, Franz (now played by Baer) is released from prison and starts planning a supermarket robbery. He also rekindles his relationship with old flame Johanna (Schygulla) and lights several new ones. “Quintessential Fassbinder...the work of a very young man who has just discovered the secret pleasures of angst” (Vincent Canby, The New York Times).