The Merchant of Four Seasons

Fassbinder’s first venture into popular melodrama, this is a compelling study of the humiliating, self-perpetuated downfall of fruit vendor Hans, whose aspirations are undermined by his social circumstances, and whose disintegration is met with indifference by those around him.

Club and Group screenings

Mon 28th Aug 18.30 Rainer Werner Fassbinder: We celebrate one of cinema’s most prolific – and brutal – filmmakers.

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