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Country: Austria, Luxembourg, Germany, France, Language: German, French, English, Hungarian, Italian, 113 mins

  • Director: Marie Kreutzer
  • Writer: Marie Kreutzer
  • Producer: Maren Ade, Alexander Bohr, Jonas Dornbach, Enguerrand Déterville, Alexander Glehr, Janine Jackowski, Bernard Michaux, Simon Ofenloch, Amaury Ovise, Gottlieb Pallendorf, Olivier Père, Jean-Christophe Reymond, Johanna Scherz, Jani Thiltges, Claude Waringo

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A fictional account of one year in the life of Empress Elisabeth of Austria. On Christmas Eve 1877, Elisabeth, once idolized for her beauty, turns 40 and is officially deemed an old woman; she starts trying to maintain her public image.


Cast & Characters

Vicky Krieps (as Empress Elisabeth)
Colin Morgan (as Bay Middleton)
Tamás Lengyel (as Gyula Andrássy)
Ivana Urban (as Mrs. Andrássy (as Ivana Stojkovic))
Finnegan Oldfield (as Louis Le Prince)
Alma Hasun (as Fanny Feifalik)
Aaron Friesz (as Rudolf, Crown Prince of Austria)
Jeanne Werner (as Ida Ferenczy)
Raphael von Bargen (as Constable Hohenlohe-Schillingfürst)
Katharina Lorenz (as Marie Festetics)
Florian Teichtmeister (as Emperor Franz Joseph)
Manuel Rubey (as Ludwig II, King of Bavaria)
Alexander Pschill (as Georg Raab, Painter of the Court)
Regina Fritsch (as Countess of Fürstenberg)
Raphael Nicholas (as Earl of Spencer)
Oliver Rosskopf (as Valet Eugen)
Norman Hacker (as Chief Physician Leidesdorf)
Rosa Hajjaj (as Valerie)
David Oberkogler (as Count Latour of Thurmburg)
May Garzon (as Lady of Spencer)
Eva Spreitzhofer (as Princess Marie of Hohenlohe)
Marlene Hauser (as Chambermaid Fini)
Lilly Marie Tschörtner (as Marie, Queen of the two Sicilies)
Stefan Puntigam (as Butler Otto)
Klaus Huhle (as Dr. von Widerhofer)