Special 30th : Exquisite Corpse

Wings of Desire

Der Himmel über Berlin

Wim Wenders

1987
France / Germany
2h06
Fiction
Col.
German with french subtitles

A film chosen by Dominique Marchais

An angel tires of overseeing human activity and wishes to become human when he falls in love with a mortal.

Cast
Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander, Peter Falk, Curt Bois, Nick Cave
Screenplay
Peter Handke, Wim Wenders
Photography
Henri Alekan
Music
Jürgen Knieper, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Laurent Petitgand
Art direction
Heidi Lüdi
Editing
Peter Przygodda
Production
Argos Films, Road Movies Filmproduktion, WestDeutscher Rundfunk

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