WINGS OF DESIRE
Sunday, September 5–Tuesday, September 7
(1987, 35mm, 127m, German and English w/English subtitles) dir Wim Wenders w/Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin, Otto Sander. In Wenders’s poetic fable, Falk, playing “himself,” is a former angel who has descended to Earth. Though the actor said the role was “the craziest thing [he’d] ever been offered,” he imbues it with a striking depth and vulnerability.
SUN 7:00 MON/TUE 7:00 9:30