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Michael H. Profession: Director (2013)

In 25 years, Michael Haneke established himself as one of the most important directors in cinema history. From his early work to AMOUR, he created a unique universe, revealing like no other... See full summary »

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Michael Haneke ... Self
Jean-Louis Trintignant ... Self
Yves Montmayeur ... Self
Susanne Lothar ... Self
Josef Bierbichler ... Self
Emily Cox ... Self
Béatrice Dalle ... Self
Isabelle Huppert ... Self
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Emmanuelle Riva ... Self
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In 25 years, Michael Haneke established himself as one of the most important directors in cinema history. From his early work to AMOUR, he created a unique universe, revealing like no other the dregs of our society, or existential fears and emotional outbursts. Through the vision of his actors and previously unseen footages, MICHAEL H. depicts the work of a rare artist. Written by Anonymous

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A tour inside a master's mind
23 March 2013 | by cinematic_aficionadoSee all my reviews

In this intimate behind the scenes documentary about cinema master Haneke, we are treated to an insight into his working methods, what appeals and inspires him.

It is remarkable how every actor interviewed for this feature expressed noting but deep respect and admiration for Michael H much as they admitted that it was only he that had a lot of fun on the set.

My favourite moment was when he said of an approach to make a Hollywood movie to which his response were "I was offended, the script was so grotesque".

Insightful, charming with lots of wit, this is a must see for all those interested in great contemporary cinema.


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