Mademoiselle Paradis

Mademoiselle Paradis

Rental price:  

4,99 € / 48 hours

Purchase price:  

11,99

2017 93 min Drama
Language: German / Audio description
STL: German for the hearing impaired

Vienna 1777: Maria Theresia "Resi" Paradis, 18 years old and blinded at an early age, is known in Viennese society as a piano prodigy. After countless medical failures, her ambitious parents entrust her to Franz Anton Mesmer, a physician controversial for his novel methods. Slowly Resi begins to feel freedom for the first time in her life in the open house of the Mesmers, between rococo and enlightenment, in the circle of wondrous patients and the parlor maid Agnes. When Resi begins to perceive her first images as a result of the treatment, she realizes with horror that her musical virtuosity is lost ...


"Sensual, soulful historical drama!" VARIETY

Cast  

Maria Dragus, Devid Striesow, Lukas Miko, Katja Kolm, Maresi Riegner, Johanna Orsini-Rosenberg, Stefanie Reinsperger, Susanne Wuest, Christoph Luser and more
Director  

Barbara Albert
Screenplay  

Kathrin Resetarits, frei nach dem Roman „Am Anfang war die Nacht Musik“ von Alissa Walser
Camera  

Christine A. Maier
Producers  

Michael Kitzberger, Martina Haubrich, Wolfgang Widerhofer, Nikolaus Geyrhalter, Markus Glaser, Gunnar Dedio
Editing  

Niki Mossböck
Staff  

SOUND: Dietmar Zuson PRODUCTION DESIGN: Katharina Wöppermann COSTUME DESIGN: Veronika Albert
Production  

Nikolaus Geyrhalter Film
Country of Production  

Austria, Germany

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