Luchino Visconti / IT, FR, DE, 1972 / 235 min.
Visconti unravels the emotional life of the late nineteenth-century Ludwig II of Bavaria (Helmut Berger). The monarch struggles with his sexual identity, loses himself in a fantasy world created by Richard Wagner and builds over-the-top baroque castles. A film selected by Martin Scorsese.
IT, FR, DE
In the summer of 2017, Eye staged an exhibition devoted to one of the most important American film directors of the past half-century: Martin Scorsese. Over the years, the director of such classics as Taxi Driver, Raging Bull and The Wolf of Wall Street has elaborated a uniquely personal style of filmmaking.