Watch The Marriage of Maria Braun
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The Marriage of Maria Braun is a 1970 Rainer Werner Fassbinder film. Hanna Schygullas stars in the title role. This was the first film in Fassbinder’s famous BRD trilogy. It was followed by Veronika Voss and Lola. Maria is married to a soldier named Hermann who served in World War II. Their marriage was never fulfilled and Hermann becomes a post-war prisoner. Maria is forced to make her own way, and she becomes the mistress of a wealthy industrialist while remaining in love with her husband. This is an intense psychological and emotional thriller about human love and survival.