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Sissi: The Fateful Years of an Empress

Film Movement Exclusives (Firm), (Distributor). Kanopy (Firm), (Distributor).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (109 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Film Movement Exclusives, 1957.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
Film
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Romy Schneider, Karlheinz B©œhm, Magda Schneider
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Film Movement Exclusives in 1957.
Summary, etc.:
In the third and final part of the Sissi trilogy, The young Empress Sissi is staying at the Godolle Palace in Hungary with her little daughter. Here she can be herself, liberated from all the strict court rules in Austria. She spends her days with Count Andrassy, riding in the woods. At a ball in his castle he declares his love for her. Because of this Sissi feels forced to break her relationship with him, and moves back to Vienna. It is soon discovered that she is seriously ill with tuberculosis. Her mother, Duchess Ludovika, then decides to go to Madeira to help Sissi recapture the joy of life.. Nominated for the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In German,Hungarian
Subject: Foreign language films.
Motion pictures.
Genre: European/Baltic Studies
Feature films.

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