GODS OF THE PLAGUE (Rainer Werner Fassbinder, 1970)

Towards the end, there’s an extraordinary scene in Götter der Pest, writer-director Rainer Werner Fassbinder’s sequel to Liebe ist kälter als der Tod (1969), from West Germany. Franz Walsch, recently released from prison, and buddy Günther are looking forward to the supermarket holdup they have planned. They are seated together at a table in a […]