Award winning Austrian auteur Jessica Hausner ('Lovely Rita', 'Lourdes', 'Little Joe') was nominated for the Un Certain Regard Award at Cannes for her 2014 film 'Amour Fou', the captivating story of a young poet who is desperately looking for a woman to share his suicide pact.
Just as Heinrich is ready to give up all hope on finding someone to share his fate, he meets Henriette, the beautiful wife of a wealthy businessman, whose initial apprehension suddenly changes as she receives some unsettling news of her own…
★★★★ - Nigel Andrews, Financial Times
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★★★★ - Kate Muir, The Times