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Ali: Fear Eats the Soul

A fable of modern Germany in which an unlikely romance between a young Moroccan immigrant worker and a sixty year old charlady blossoms into marriage, but is undermined by the social prejudices of her family and friends. A rare and beautifully judged work with Brigitte Mira, El Hedi Ben Salem.

Year: 1974
Genre: Alice's 300 Greatest Films, German Cinema, Best of the 1970s, Movies (1001 You Must See Before You Die)
Country: Germany
Director: Rainer Werner Fassbinder
Starring: Brigitte Mira, El Hedi Ben Salem, Barbara Valentin
Duration: 94 Minutes
Rating: R16 - Contains mature themes, and nudity.
Subtitles: Yes
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Location in store: Alice's 300 Greatest Films

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