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Wenen, 1957. De jonge Joodse Lucia Atherton komt aan in het hotel van de opera. Haar man zal er de volgende dag De Toverfluit dirigeren. Wanneer ze oog in oog komt te staan met de nachtportier, verstijft ze: ze herkent Max, de voormalige nazi-officier die haar als vijftienjarige uit een groep joodse krijgsgevangenen pikte en tot een sadomasochistische relatie dwong.
Title
The night porter
Director
Liliana Cavani
Composer
Daniele Paris
Actor
Dirk Bogarde Charlotte Rampling
Uniform title
Il portiere di notte
Language
English
Publisher
Homescreen, [jaar van uitgave niet vastgesteld]
1 dvd-video
Recording date
1974
Playing time
113 min.
Note
Engels gesproken Ondertiteling: Nederlands
EAN
8727149475750

About Liliana Cavani

Liliana Cavani (born 12 January 1933, Carpi, Italy) is an Italian film director and screenwriter. She belongs to a generation of Italian filmmakers from Emilia-Romagna that came into prominence in the 1970s, including Bernardo Bertolucci, Pier Paolo Pasolini and Marco Bellocchio. Cavani became internationally known after the success of her 1974 feature film Il portiere di notte (The Night Porter). Her films have historical concerns. In addition to feature films and documentaries, she has also directed opera.

Early life

Cavani was born in Carpi, near Modena in the regione of Emilia-Romagna. Cavani's father, an architect from Mantua, belonged to a conservative bourgeois family of landowners. "My father was an architect interested in urban development. He took me to museums. He had worked in urban planning in Baghdad in 1956, when Iraq was still under British control. My mother was very strong, very capable, and very…Read more on Wikipedia