Austria/France/Germany. 2012, 127mins. Dir. Mickael Haneke
Winner of Palm d’Or, 2012.
Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers.Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne suffers an attack and the couple’s bond of love is severely tested.
‘A devastating, highly intelligent and astonishingly performed work. It’s a masterpiece.’ * * * * *