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still from Amour (Michael Haneke, FR/AT/DE 2012)

Amour

Amour

Michael Haneke / FR, AT, DE, 2012 / 125 min.

As modest as it is poignant, Michael Haneke presents a portrayal of an older married couple forced to deal with the wife’s decline. Her husband cares for her with unquestioning love. Winner of a Golden Palm in Cannes. Chosen by Ivo van Hove.

poster Amour (Michael Haneke, FR/AT/DE 2012)
Stage director Ivo van Hove: 'Amour is about getting older, the battlefield that getting older is, and the beauty that is only needing one another in this gradual disappearance from the world. A masterpiece.'

Details

Director

Michael Haneke

Production year

2012

Country

FR, AT, DE

Original title

Amour

Length

125 min.

Language

French, English

Subtitles

NLD

Format

DCP

Part of

All About Theatre About Film

Film and theatre influence each other continuously. To celebrate that relationship between the two worlds, Eye has invited stage director Ivo van Hove and scenographer Jan Versweyveld to compile an exhibition.

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All About Theatre About Film: Antonioni Project (after Michelangelo Antonioni) (2009) © Jan Versweyveld
still from Amour (Michael Haneke, FR/AT/DE 2012)
still from Amour (Michael Haneke, FR/AT/DE 2012)

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