Empress Elizabeth of Austria is idolized for her beauty and renowned for inspiring fashion trends. But in 1877, ‘Sisi’ celebrates her 40th birthday and must fight to maintain her public image by lacing her corset tighter and tighter. While Elizabeth’s role has been reduced against her wishes to purely performative, her hunger for knowledge and zest for life makes her more and more restless in Vienna.
Directors: Marie Kreutzer
Writers: Marie Kreutzer
Producer: Vicky Krieps, Alexander Glehr, Johanna Scherz
Cast: Vicky Kripes,
Length: 1hr 52 mins
Date: 26th December 2022
- Best Actress Un Certain Regard-Cannes Film Festival 2022