Marie Kreutzer, Austria, France, Germany, Luxembourg, 2022o
Empress Elizabeth of Austria is idolized for her beauty and renowned for inspiring fashion trends. But in 1877, ‘Sisi’ celebrates her 40th birthday and must fight to maintain her public image by lacing her corset tighter and tighter. While Elizabeth’s role has been reduced against her wishes to purely performative, her hunger for knowledge and zest for life makes her more and more restless in Vienna.
Grâce à une Vicky Krieps inspirée et inspirante, Marie Kreutzer réinvente la névrose hystérique au cinéma. Un film éblouissant de maîtrise.Laurent Cambon