Volker Schlondorff's Cinema: Adaptation, Politics, and the Movie-Appropriate

Volker Schlondorff's Cinema: Adaptation, Politics and the Movie-Appropriateexamines the work of major postwar Germandirector Volker Schlondorff in historical, economic, and artistic contexts. . In spite of Schlondorff's successes with films like The Lost Honor ofKatharina Blum and The Tin Drum, as well as his acclaimed work in the U.S. with Death of a Salesman, Gathering of Old Men and The Handmaid's Tale, this is the first in-depthcritical study of the filmmaker's career.