France, Germany, Austria


Georges and Anne are in their eighties. They are cultivated, retired music teachers. Their daughter, who is also a musician, lives abroad with her family. One day, Anne has an attack. The couple’s bond of love is severely tested.

Cast & Crew

Directed by: Michael Haneke

Written by: Michael Haneke

Produced by: Margaret Menegoz, Stefan Arndt, Veit Heiduschka, Michael Katz

Cinematography: Darius Khondji

Editing: Monika Willi, Nadine Muse

Production Design: Jean-Vincent Puzos

Original Score: Alexandre Tharaud

Cast: Isabelle Huppert (Eva), Emmanuelle Riva (Anne), Jean-Louis Trintignant (Georges)

Nominations and Awards

  • European Actress 2012
  • European Actor 2012
  • European Film 2012
  • European Director 2012
  • European Screenwriter 2012
  • European Cinematographer – Prix Carlo Di Palma 2012
  • Feature Film Selection 2012