DVD
Multiple languages
Title
La folie Almayer
Director
Chantal Akerman
Based on the work of
Joseph Conrad
Actor
Stanislas Merhar Aurora Marion Marc Barbé
Language
Multiple languages, French, English, Khmer
Publisher
Twin Pics, [2013]
1 dvd-video
Recording date
2011
Playing time
127 min.
Note
Afwisselend Engels, Frans en Khmer gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands, Frans, Engels
EAN
5414939267017 3760189660286
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About Chantal Akerman

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Chantal Anne Akerman (French: [ʃɑ̃tal akɛʁman]; 6 June 1950 – 5 October 2015) was a Belgian film director, screenwriter, artist, and film professor at the City College of New York. She is best known for Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1975), which The New York Times called a "masterpiece". According to film scholar Gwendolyn Audrey Foster, Akerman's influence on feminist and avant-garde cinema is substantial.

Early life and education

Akerman was born in Brussels, Belgium, to Holocaust survivors from Poland. She was the older sister of Sylviane Akerman, her only sibling. Her mother, Natalia (Nelly), survived years at Auschwitz, where her own parents were murdered. From a young age, Akerman and her mother were exceptionally close, and she encouraged her daugh…Read more on Wikipedia