Amour
Michael Haneke, Emmanuelle Riva, Jean-Louis Trintignant - Amour
Jean-Louis Trintignant - Amour
Emmanuelle Riva - Amour

The film opens with officers breaking open an apartment in Paris and finding the corpse of a woman surrounded by flowers. In a flashback the last months of the woman, Anne and her husband Georges, both retired music teachers are shown. Slowly Anne's health is deteriorating and George has to take care of her.

Nominated for five Academy Awards:
Best Picture
Best Director - Michael Haneke
Best actress - Emmanuelle Riva
Best original screenplay - Michael Haneke
Best foreign language film


Articles on Amour
Happy Haneke!, in: Empire, nr. 278 (August), 2012 pp. 29
Geoff Andrew, Michael Haneke, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 12 (December), 2012 pp. 54-58
Mark Cousins, Close to you, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 2 (February), 2013 pp. 17
J. Hoberman, The Shock of the Old, in: Filmcomment, nr. 1 (January/February), 2013 pp. 26-29
Marli Feldvo▀, Am Ende des Lebens, in: epd Film, nr. 9, 2012 pp. 18-21
Charles Martig, Die Liebe und der Tod, in: Filmdienst, nr. 19 (13. September), 2012 pp. 10-12
Reviews
Catherine Wheatley, Amour, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 12 (December), 2012 pp. 87-88
Ian Freer, Amour, in: Empire, nr. 286 (April), 2013 pp. 131 (DVD review)
Alexandra Wach, Liebe, in: Filmdienst, nr. 19 (13. September), 2012 pp. 36
Title:Happy Haneke!
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:278
Year:2012
Pp:29
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Amour (2012)
Author:Geoff Andrew
Title:Michael Haneke
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:12
Year:2012
Pp:54-58
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Amour (2012)
Interview with: Michael Haneke
Author:Catherine Wheatley
Title:Amour
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:12
Year:2012
Pp:87-88
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Amour (2012)
Author:Mark Cousins
Title:Close to you
in:
Magazine:Sight & Sound
Nr.:2
Year:2013
Pp:17
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Amour (2012)
Author:Ian Freer
Title:Amour
in:
Magazine:Empire
Nr.:286
Year:2013
Pp:131
Illustrations:  yes
DVD review of:   Amour (2012)
Author:J. Hoberman
Title:The Shock of the Old
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2013
Pp:26-29
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Gebo et l'ombre
The Company You Keep
Amour (2012)
Author:Marli Feldvo▀
Title:Am Ende des Lebens
in:
Magazine:epd Film
Nr.:9
Year:2012
Pp:18-21
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Amour (2012)
Author:Charles Martig
Title:Die Liebe und der Tod
in:
Magazine:Filmdienst
Nr.:19
Year:2012
Pp:10-12
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Amour (2012)
Author:Alexandra Wach
Title:Liebe
in:
Magazine:Filmdienst
Nr.:19
Year:2012
Pp:36
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Amour (2012)



Amour
France / Germany / Austria 2012

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Year:2012
Running time:127 minutes 1
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Sight & Sound December nr. 12 2012


Country:France
Germany
Austria
Language:French

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