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Courtesy of Janus Films

Law Building, Lower Level
1001 Bissonnet
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Directed by Wim Wenders

1987, in German with English subtitles

West Germany

B/W + Color

128 minutes

Showtimes

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Wings of Desire

Der Himmel über Berlin

PLEASE ENTER MAIN STREET DOOR

Introduced by executive director of SWAMP Mary Lampe

An angel (Bruno Ganz) tires of overseeing human activity and wishes to become human when he falls in love with a mortal (Solveig Dommartin). Also starring Peter Falk (1927-2011).

“If ever there was a European art film that could be all things to all people, it’s Wim Wenders’s Wings of Desire” – www.criterion.com

Lucky audience members will win a pair of tickets to Wim Wenders's new 3-D film, Pina, screening as part of the Cinema Arts Festival Houston November 9-13!