Cannes Film Festival Winner: Un Certain Regard Best Performance
European Film Award for Best Actress
Oscar Shortlisted for Best International Feature Film
Empress Elisabeth of Austria is known for her beauty and fashion trends. But in 1877, she celebrates her 40th birthday and must fight to maintain her public image. With a future of only ceremonial duties in front of her, she rebels against her public image and comes up with a plan to protect her legacy.
Starring: Vicky Krieps
Director: Marie Kreutzer
Runtime: 113 minutes
Genre: Drama, History, NY Times Critics Pick, Woman Directed