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Anita - Tanze des Lasters


The German (Anita-Tanze des Lasters) is the deliberately nonlinear story of notorious nude dancer Anita Berber. In the 1920s, Berber was thrown into a mental hospital after exposing herself on the streets of Berlin; she died of tuberculosis at age 29, immediately assuming martyr status in the eyes of many. Instead of adhering to this narrative, however, director Rose von Praunheim concentrates upon 75-year-old Mrs. Kutowski (more