Wings of Desire

N.p. N.p., Circa 1987. Vintage borderless reference photograph from the 1987 film, showing director Wim Wenders, actor Peter Falk, cinematographer Henri Alekan, and an extra on the set. Printed mimeo snipe affixed to the verso.

Wenders' masterpiece, a love letter to West Berlin told through the experiences of an angel who yearns to be human. The director dedicated the film to his cinematic predecessors Yasujiro Ozu, Francois Truffaut, and Andrei Tarkovsky, whose influences shine throughout his oeuvre.

Set and shot on location in West Berlin.

7 x 4.75 inches. Near Fine.

Criterion Collection 490. Ebert I.

[Book #156337]