Sundance Salutes Fassbinder Films


Sundance Channel will salute a German master of modern cinema with
Directors We Love: Fassbinder in September.

The series presents four of the late Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s signature
works -- Veronika Voss, The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant, The
Marriage of Maria Braun
and Ali: Fear Eats the Soul -- all of which
will air in newly restored versions for the first time on U.S. television
Wednesday nights 9 p.m.

The films are part of a restoration program overseen by the Rainer Werner
Fassbinder Foundation, which teamed up with Wellspring Media last year to mount
a critically acclaimed retrospective that continues to tour the United