Max Ophüls / FR, CH, DE, 1955 / 110 min.
Eye will be screening three films by Max Ophüls (1902-1957) in November. Ophüls is well known for his stylish cinematography and bittersweet irony, a source of inspiration for numerous filmmakers, from Stanley Kubrick to Paul Thomas Anderson. Today Lola Montès, a visually delicious dramatisation of the life of the notorious courtesan and dancer.
FR, CH, DE