Coinciding with Project Native Informant’s I love you Me either group exhibition, the first of the ‘Berlin Trilogy’ -including Freak Orlando(1981) and Dorian Gray In The Mirror Of The Yellow Press (1984) -follows the exploits of a bourgeois tearaway across the eccentric bars and nightlife of Berlin.
Ottringer’s most recent feature Under Snow, based in Echigo in Japan, was released in 2011.
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Header image: Ulrike Ottinger, Ticket of No Return, 1979, 107 min. Courtesy the artist.