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Raben, Peer

Overview
Works: 380 works in 1,019 publications in 7 languages and 8,221 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Silent films  Crime films  Melodramas (Motion pictures)  Television adaptations  Gangster films  Nonfiction films  Documentary films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Composer, Musician, Author, Actor, pmn, Performer, Producer, Arranger, Conductor, Instrumentalist, Contributor, Other, prs, Creator, Director
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Peer Raben
Die Büchse der Pandora : Variationen auf das Thema Frank Wedekinds Lulu = Pandora's box : variations on the theme of Frank Wedekind's Lulu by G. W Pabst( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in German and Undetermined and held by 797 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rise and inevitable fall of an amoral but naive young woman whose insouciant eroticism inspires lust and violence in those around her
Die Ehe der Maria Braun = The Marriage of Maria Braun by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

39 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black comedy about the vicissitudes of a German war bride who builds an industrial empire after the end of World War II
Berlin Alexanderplatz : einen film in 13 teilen und einem epilog by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

25 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After spending four years in prison for killing his girlfriend, lumbering man-child Franz Biberkopf is finally released back into society. He wants to stay honest now he has left jail, but it is tough in the Alexanderplatz section of Berlin. After failing to succeed in several 'regular' jobs, he falls in with some old cohorts and an on-again, off-again association with thugs. Post-war society is crumbling, and it appears that nothing will bring it back. Originally made for television, Berlin Alexanderplatz is a prototype for the modern long-form drama, grandfather to Tony and the Sopranos
The BRD trilogy : Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, Lola( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in German and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1978 Rainer Werner Fassbinder embarked upon a project to trace the history of postwar Germany in a series of films told through the eyes of 3 remarkable women. The 3 films would garner him the international acclaim for which he had always yearned and place his name foremost in the canon of New German Cinema
Die Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss = Veronika Voss by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

35 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

München, 1955: Die Film-Diva Veronika Voss, ein grosser Star der UFA-Zeit, einst angebliche Geliebte von Goebbels, hat ihre besten Zeiten hinter sich. In der BRD der Nachkriegszeit beginnt ihr Stern zu sinken, die Rollen bleiben aus. Einsam und drogenabhängig lebt sie im Sanatorium der Ärztin Dr. Katz. Doch die vermeintliche Wohltäterin ist ein Todesengel: Dr. Katz hält ihre Patientin gezielt morphiumabhängig, um sie sich gefügig zu machen und an das Vermögen der Diva zu kommen. Als Sportjournalist Robert Krohn Veronika kennen und lieben lernt, beschliesst er, sie aus den Fängen Dr. Katz' und ihrer Helferinnen zu berfreien. Doch will sich Veronika retten lassen?
Lola by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

40 editions published between 1981 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In dieser Hommage an Josef von Sternbergs "Der blaue Engel", Fassbinders Film findet statt in eine Kleinstadt in Deutschland 1957. Hochkonjunktur, Wirtschaftswunder, Optimismus. In dem Etablissement "Villa Fink" begeistert Lola, die Königin der Nacht, die Männer. Ihr Favorit ist der einflussreiche Baulöwe Schuckert, der sich hier mit den für ihn wichtigen Persönlichkeiten des Stadtrats angenehme Kurzweil verschafft. Schuckert hat die Bautätigkeit völlig in der Hand. Doch dann kommt eines Tages der neue Baudezernent von Bohm, ein unbestechlicher, energischer Mann. Er verliebt sich in Lola, ohne von ihrer nächtlichen Tätigkeit etwas zu wissen. Schuckert erkennt sofort, dass er mit Lolas Hilfe dem drohenden Konflikt mit seinem Gegenspieler ausweichen kann
Liebe ist kälter als der Tod by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

20 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fassbinder's debut feature depicts a chilly love triangle between a minor-league hood, his girl, and a career criminal
Der Amerikanische Soldat by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

17 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fassbinder's homage to American gangster movies. Ricky, i professional killer, is hired by 3 Munich policemen upon his return to Germany from America. He visits family, meets up with friends, and drops by old haunts, all the while carrying out his kills without hesitation of emotion. Upon completion of all his assignments, Ricky finds himself in a shoo-out with the cops who hired him
Despair by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

13 editions published between 1977 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hermann Hermann, a Russian emigrant and successful chocolate magnate, starts to experience hallucinations. One day, he meets Felix and is sure that this man is his doppelganger. His delusional thinking leads him to hatch a plan to relieve him of his mental anguish
Faustrecht der Freiheit by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

16 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in German and Undetermined and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A disreputable carnival worker hits it big via the lottery and, with his new money, gets some nice new friends--until a scheming lover steps in with less-than-honorable designs on that money
Katzelmacher by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2013 in German and held by 281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Greek immigrant has a difficult time being accepted into a closed-minded Munich community in this searing social critique
Götter der Pest by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handsome ex-con divides his affections between two women and a close male friend while descending back into the criminal underworld
Warnung vor einer heiligen Nutte by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

15 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in German and Undetermined and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creation is chaos in this dramatization of the neuroses rampant on a movie set, inspired by Fassbinder and his crew's own experiences
Die dritte Generation = The third generation by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

19 editions published between 1978 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An inept group of middle-class German radicals plot to kidnap the director of a multinational company. Their position is compromised by the arrival of two mysterious strangers, yet still they persist with their controversial strategy
Antiteaters greatest hits by Peer Raben( )

3 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in German and English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lili Marleen by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

43 editions published between 1980 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Switzerland German singer 'Wilkie' falls in love with Jewish composer 'Robert' who offers resistance to the Nazis by helping refugees. As Wilkie starts to sing the song 'Lili Marleen' she becomes very famous and every soldier hears that song via radio at 8 pm. When 'Robert' wants to visit her he is captured. He can get free again but he will never see Wilkie until war is over
Mutter Küsters fahrt zum Himmel = Mother Küsters goes to heaven by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Licencié, Hermann Küsters, jusqu'alors ouvrier dans une usine chimique de Francfort, tue son patron dans un geste de désespoir avant de se donner la mort. La presse à scandales s'empare de l'affaire et harcèle sa veuve, Maman Küsters
Why does Herr R. run amok? = Warum läuft Herr R. amok?( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in German and English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man who seems perfectly normal and content with his boring middle-class life, gets up from watching the TV one night and inexplicably kills his family and a visiting neighbor
Satansbraten by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

15 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in German and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poète endetté ayant connu à la fin des années 60 une reconnaissance de courte durée, Walter Kranz vit avec une femme irascible et un frère idiot. Obsédé par la page blanche, il se prend par narcissisme pour Stefan George, un poète symboliste, et s'applique durablement à l'imiter...Film le plus cynique, le plus drôle et le plus impertinent de Fassbinder. Ici le cinéaste allemand bâtit une comédie noire sur l'artiste face au culte de l'individualisme et révèle un sens inouï de l'autodérision en se jouant de Stefan George, poète homosexuel du vingtième siècle
Querelle by Rainer Werner Fassbinder( Visual )

36 editions published between 1982 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fassbinder's final film; a stylized, delirious interpretation of Genet's story of a proud and tough loner, the sailor Querelle who becomes involved in drug smuggling, homosexual adventures, and murder. Originally shot in English; also released in a German-dubbed print as "Querelle--ein pakt mit dem Teufel."
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Die Ehe der Maria Braun = The Marriage of Maria BraunThe BRD trilogy : Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, LolaDie Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss = Veronika VossLola
Alternative Names
Peer Raben Duits acteur

Peer Raben German composer and actor

Peer Raben tysk komponist

Peer Raben tysk kompositör

Rabenbauer, Wil

Rabenbauer Wil 1940-2007

Rabenbauer, Wilhelm

Rabenbauer Wilhelm 1940-2007

Rabenbauer Willi 1940-2007

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The BRD trilogy : Rainer Werner Fassbinder's The marriage of Maria Braun, Veronika Voss, LolaDie Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss = Veronika VossLola