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WINGS OF DESIRE

Der Himmel über Berlin

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Directed by Wim Wenders
West Germany, France, 1987
Fantasy, Drama, Comedy

Synopsis

Two angels, Damiel and Cassiel, glide through the streets of Berlin, observing the bustling population. When Damiel falls in love with lonely trapeze artist Marion, the angel longs to experience life in the physical world, and finds that it might be possible for him to take human form.

Synopsis

Two angels, Damiel and Cassiel, glide through the streets of Berlin, observing the bustling population. When Damiel falls in love with lonely trapeze artist Marion, the angel longs to experience life in the physical world, and finds that it might be possible for him to take human form.

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Wings of DesireDirected byWim Wenders

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Awards & Festivals

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Cannes Film Festival
1987 | Winner: Best Director
Independent Spirit Awards
1989 | Winner: Best Foreign Film

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