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STATE OF THINGS, THE (STAND DER DINGE, DER)

A story about a group of film producers making a science fiction movie in the exteriors of Portugal.The black and white movie talks about a world-wide nuclear catastrophe, and instead of a classical story it features a mosaic of situations. This is the reason for the producer's bankruptcy. However, the actors start identifying themselves with the main characters of the movie...
Genre Comedy, Drama
Category Feature
Year of Production 1982
Director Wim Wenders
Screenplay Robert Kramer, Wim Wenders
Cinematography Fred Murphy, Martin Schaefer, Henri Alekan
Barbara von Weitershausen
Juergen Knieper
Cast Roger Corman, Rebecca Pauly, Paul Getty III, Patrick Bauchau, Isabelle Weingarten, Allen Goorwitz, Samuel Fuller
Production Companies Road Movies , Wim Wenders Production/Munich & Berlin, ZDF
Festivals Venice 1982, BAFICI 2016
Awards Best Film Venice 1982, German Film Award 1983