films – Cinema Akil


Kings of the Road
DIRECTED BY
Wim Wenders
Germany | PG | 176 | Adventure | German ( english subtitles )

This landmark film from the New German Cinema follows roving film projector repairman saves the life of a depressed psychologist who has driven his car into a river, and they end up on the road together, traveling from one rural German movie theater to another. Along the way, the two men, each running from his past, bond over their shared loneliness. The film won the FIPRESCI Prize at the 1976 Cannes Film Festival.