Michael H – Profession: Director
- AT, FR
- 1h 32min
- Directed by: Yves Montmayeur
- Written by: Yves Montmayeur
- Cast: Michael Haneke, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Isabelle Huppert
- Language: German, French
- UK release: 15 March 2013
French documentary about Austrian filmmaker Michael Haneke, portraying him as a master craftsman feared and revered by his actors. Unfortunately Haneke himself is less than revealing in interviews and Montmayeur less than probing, so in the end we don’t learn much about what motivates him.
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Michael H - Profession: Director8 Mar 2013
A limited portrait of the austere Austrian filmmaker Michael Haneke
This French documentary about the Austrian filmmaker Michael Haneke convincingly argues Haneke is one of the most important and idiosyncratic filmmakers working today. Writer-director Yves Montmayeur’s doc also makes the more interesting point that…
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