Amour Fou

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Amour Fou

Directed by Jessica Hausner

  • Austria, Luxembourg, Germany 2014; 90 min
  • Original version: German
  • Genre: Period drama
    • Best Film - Lisbon & Estoril FF
    • Best Director (Jessica Hausner, International Competition) - FICUNAM

  • Cannes IFF - Un Certain Regard
    Toronto IFF - Contemporary World Cinema

Press Quotes

A dryly amusing and ambiguously layered account of the famed double suicide of Heinrich von Kleist and Henriette Vogel.

Justin Chang, Variety

A complex and exquisitely filmed exploration of a man's desire to find a woman willing to die with him.

Boyd van Hoeij, The Hollywood Reporter

An accomplished work of art.

Fabien Lemercier, Cineuropa

Articles

Cannes Film Review: ‘Amour fou’

Justin Chang, Variety

'Amour Fou': Cannes Review

Boyd van Hoeij, The Hollywood Reporter

Amour Fou: "Do you want to die with me?"

Fabien Lemercier, Cineuropa

Interview with Jessica Hausner, Director

Cineuropa