Brigitte Mira, 1910-2005

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Someone who was associated with more great films than Tarantino or Teresa Wright...,1518,345411,00.html

Dr Morbius (Dr Morbius), Wednesday, 9 March 2005 18:33 (fifteen years ago) link

Thank you Michael.

Leon the Fatboy (Ex Leon), Wednesday, 9 March 2005 18:40 (fifteen years ago) link

Hm, could someone give a quick English-language precis of her work and impact? Thanks.

Ned Raggett (Ned), Wednesday, 9 March 2005 18:41 (fifteen years ago) link (, Wednesday, 9 March 2005 19:02 (fifteen years ago) link

basically: a key part of fassbinder's company, ned.

NRQ, Thursday, 10 March 2005 12:24 (fifteen years ago) link

Still not much in English online:

Her "Ali" perf is amazing.

Dr Morbius (Dr Morbius), Friday, 11 March 2005 17:06 (fifteen years ago) link

On the Criterion DVD for Fear Eats the Soul, Mira's recent interview footage ends with her reciting the lyrics to a Marlene Dietrich song and it's absolutely (forgive the seeming hyperbole) enchanting.

Eric H. (Eric H.), Friday, 11 March 2005 17:26 (fifteen years ago) link

fifteen years pass...

Lmao RUDE dig at Teresa Wright at the top! Even if it's true!

flappy bird, Friday, 16 October 2020 04:23 (two weeks ago) link

Teresa Wright wasn’t in that many films! But what’s there is cherce.

Here Comes a Slightly Irregular (James Redd and the Blecchs), Friday, 16 October 2020 05:17 (two weeks ago) link

I know 😔 she did her best work on the stage, probably

flappy bird, Friday, 16 October 2020 06:52 (two weeks ago) link

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