This period drama, situated in 18th century Vienna, tells the story of Maria Theresia von Paradis, a blind pianist and contemporary of Mozart. As a young woman she had to choose between an ordinary life in light or an extraordinary life as a pianist in darkness.
Austria & Germany, 2017, 97min, German & French with English subtitles, directed by Barbara Albert
In 2019 CineClub investigates the relationship of Austrian cinema and genre. We continue in the spring with a closer look at Austrian historical period dramas from the silent era to current festival highlights.
CineConcert: Sodom and Gomorrah: The Legend of Sin and Punishment
Tuesday 2 April, 7pm, ACF London
Thursday 11 April, 7pm, ACF London
The White Ribbon
Tuesday 23 April, 7pm, ACF London
Thursday 23 May, 7pm, ACF London
Thursday 30 May, 7pm, ACF London