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Habanera, La

Sirk, Douglas. Germany. 1937.

Title:
Habanera, La
Alternate Title:
Cheated by the Winds
Director:
Sirk, Douglas
Production Co:
UFA
Country:
Germany
Year:
1937
Publisher:
Kino International Corp., 2004
Description:
1 videodisc of 1.   DVD - Region 1.   viewing copy.
Feature.   93 minutes.   b/w.   sound.   fullscreen
Language:
German with optional English subtitles
Genre:
Melodrama
Notes:
Desperate to escape the “cold Swedish minds” of her homeland, beautiful Astree falls under the enchanting spell of the Caribbean love serenade La Habanera and into the arms of Puerto Rican land baron Don Pedro de Avila. But ten years later, when Astree’s old flame arrives in Puerto Rico, all is far from heavenly... Supplemental material includes: photo gallery; excerpts from original German reviews; Sirk filmography; essay by film scholar Jan-Christopher Horak.
Link to:
FII catalog |
Status:
In