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EGON SCHIELE – DEATH AND THE MAIDEN – perfect film about exceptional artist

by Elisabeth Schabus in Cinema

  Flames. In the first seconds the film EGON SCHIELE – DEATH AND THE MAIDEN is on fire. Eyes, money, faces, limbs, all in golden light. Then suddenly a blue-black avalanche of coal hits the ground and we are in the cold reality of Vienna 1918, the final year of the first World War. Expressionist painter [...]