Hildesheim, Germany: Olms Presse, 1981. First Edition, a trade softcover original. INSCRIBED by Volker Schlondorff on the title page: "Pour Pierre Goulliard / Volker Schlondorff / 1 juillet 83."
An all-inclusive study of the director's work, from "Young Torless" (1966) through "The Circle of Deceit" (1988). Along with contemporaries Werner Herzog, Wim Wenders, and Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Schlondorff was one of the foundational filmmakers of the New German Cinema movement, and won a Best Foreign Language Film Oscar and the Palme d'Or at Cannes for "The Tin Drum" (1979).
From the collection of noted cinephile and collector Pierre Goulliard, who spent decades in the latter half of the twentieth century obtaining inscriptions from the giants of European cinema.
Near Fine. Text in German, profusely photo illustrated throughout.
Criterion Collection 177, 192, 234, 279.