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Love is Colder than Death – Fassbinder starts out with a bang.

Lisa Thatcher

The above scene gives a strong indication of the power of Fassbinders full length feature, Love is Colder than Death.  I felt this was a wonderful debut although I have read it got him little love at the time. He was seen as an arrogant upstart – which, lets face it, he probably was –  and people were turned off by his cleverness rather than turned on by his technique. Decades later we are in the gratifying position of being able to appreciate that Fassbinder was an enormous talent squashed into a small amount of time. HIs arrogance is forgiven and for the most part we are left with a slew of wonderful films to enjoy.

Love is colder than death open in a strange sort of prison cell.  It’s really a sparsely furnished office of a crime syndicate where small time Munich Pimp Franz Walsch (played by an…

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