Peter Kern

D.O.B: Feb 13, 1949 |

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Iconoclastic Austrian indie director and former New German Cinema actor Peter Kern isnt just the subject of Veronika Franz and Severin Fialas Kern, but also the low-fi films strongest creative force. He appeared in more than 70 feature films and directed a further 25.

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Iconoclastic Austrian indie director and former New German Cinema actor Peter Kern isnt just the subject of Veronika Franz and Severin Fialas Kern, but also the low-fi films strongest creative force. He appeared in more than 70 feature films and directed a further 25. At his peak, Kern worked with the best directors of his era, including Rainer Werner Fassbinder (Fox and His Friends, The Stationmasters Wife), Hans-Jurgen Syberberg (Hitler: A Film From Germany) and Wim Wenders (Wrong Move). “When I yell at you, please do not be immediately hurt. If I insult you, take it as proof of love. Remember, Im Austrian, insane, hysterical, hypocritical and undemocratic.