Michael Haneke / AT, FR, 2001 / 130 min.
With her slender build, pale skin and cool appearance Isabelle Huppert was eminently cast to play the role of repressed piano teacher Erika Kohut in La pianiste, Michael Haneke’s adaptation of Elfride Jelinek’s controversial novel.
Le monde d'Isabelle Huppert
Intense and hypnotising, cool and on fire: this summer at Eye the spotlights are on actress Isabelle Huppert. In July and August Eye offers a tribute to the phenomenal French actress with a programme featuring more than thirty films, interviews, guests and Q&As.