Synopsis by Clarke Fountain
Michael Bauer (Klaus Salge) is a character living in Berlin who has appeared in other films by the Iranian director Sohram Shahid Saless, but now he is grown up, working as a butcher, frustrated in love, and slowly going insane. Diary of a Lover is the final part of a trilogy of films which explore Bauer's difficulties in living in Berlin. The other two are Quarantine and Time of Maturity.
butcher, craziness, frustration, love, mental-illness