Petra von Kant is a successful fashion designer -- arrogant, caustic, and self-satisfied. She mistreats Marlene (her secretary, maid, and co-designer). Enter Karin, a 23-year-old beauty who wants to be a model. Petra falls in love with Karin and invites her to move in.

  1. Rainer Werner Fassbinder

    Director, Screenplay

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Original Title Die bitteren Tränen der Petra von Kant

Status Released

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  • September 1, 1973

Original Language German

Runtime 2h 4m

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