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Margarethe von Trotta

Berlin: German Director Margarethe Von Trotta Discusses 6 Key Films From Her Legendary Career

Let us now praise famous women” could serve as a pithy summation of the work of Margarethe Von Trotta. With her representations of women of the past – feminists and philosophers, visionaries and revolutionaries, homegrown terrorists and everyday heroines – the veteran German filmmaker has carved out a unique place in cinematic history. Ahead of […]

Margarethe von Trotta to Receive Lifetime Achievement Honor at European Film Awards

Pioneering female filmmaker Margarethe von Trotta will receive this year’s lifetime achievement honor at the 35th European Film Awards. The German director and screenwriter has been a force on the European film scene for nearly 50 years since her directorial debut The Lost Honor of Katharina Blum, co-directed with Volker Schlöndorff, back in 1975. She […]